An Empirical Study of User Behaviors on Pinterest Social Network

  title={An Empirical Study of User Behaviors on Pinterest Social Network},
  author={Ziming Feng and Feng Cong and Kailong Chen and Yong Yu},
  journal={2013 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Joint Conferences on Web Intelligence (WI) and Intelligent Agent Technologies (IAT)},
  • Ziming Feng, Feng Cong, +1 author Yong Yu
  • Published 2013
  • Computer Science, Business
  • 2013 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Joint Conferences on Web Intelligence (WI) and Intelligent Agent Technologies (IAT)
Many previous research works have focused on analyzing online social networks in many dimensions, as they bring large commercial value and provide significant references for many other subjects. Pinterest, a pinboard-style image sharing social service, has attracted much attention recently and become one of the most popular social networks. The special mechanism and style of Pinterest distinguish it from other previous popular social networks and shape totally different user behaviors, which… Expand
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