Pinterest Facts

Attention Craft Store Owners. You MUST be on Pinterest!

Welcome to our Pinterest Facts Page. Please make yourselves at home here. This page is created just for you “The Craft Store Owners”. We have purposely put this page together to offer you some interesting facts about Pinterest. We encourage you send it and share it with your colleagues, and friends. It’s kind of a Pinterest Trivia page. We plan to update this page on a regular basis to keep it interesting for all of you. Maybe a blog later on. So please bookmark this page and visit from time to time. Of course feel free to comment anytime.

Growth & Size.

Pinterest Size&GrowthFounded in 2009, Pinterest is to date the fasted exploding Social Media Network Platform ever. It really benefits craft shop owners not only locally but internationally too! Pinterest’s Traffic is growing at a rate of 400% per month, month after month, being a huge niche site for mostly women and craftsters.


Pinterest Women95% of Pinterest users in the US are Women! Pinterest is 2-3 times more engaging to women and craft shops owners than Twitter was at a comparable time frame. Pinterest Craft shop owners and women spend an impressive “One hour and twenty nine minutes” per session on the site. Well above the average of the likes of Tumblr, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn.

Success & Family.

Pinterest Education, Success and FamilyPinterest Craft shop owners and women that have kids are 50% of the total Pinterest user community. Pinterest users have an average income of $100,000+. Pinning is being done from home, which is an interesting statistic in itself. It kinda proves Pinterest users are educated, have respect for work, value family and the Pinterest community which is a huge family.

Where From?

Pinterest Traffic SourcesWhere are Pinterest Users “Pins” coming from? Most of Pinterest’s traffic comes from Etsy, Google and Flickr! USA, Canada, Germany, Spain, and South Africa are the top countries. Pinterest is a global sensation and the impact of Pinterest is going to skyrocket.


Pinterest Pinning TimesCan you believe it? Pinterest users are night-owls! 8pm to 1am are the best times to Pin. Looking at the weekly usage statistics, Saturday is the best day to Pin, with Wednesday coming in as the 2nd best day.


Pinterest TriviaPinterest still only has 16 full time employees. Major household brands market on Pinterest including Whole Foods, and Nordstrom. Pinterest users and Craft shop owners range in age from 12 – 54 with the highest range of users are between 25 – 34.