Pinterest Announces Plan To Add More Women and Minorities to Staff

Pinterest, the place to gather all of your overnight oats recipes and wedding inspiration photos, has become dedicated to improving diversity among their employees. Evan Sharp, the site’s co-founder and CEO, recently published a blog post detailing Pinterest’s plan to bring more women and minorities to their staff by… »8/02/15 6:45pm8/02/15 6:45pm


Five Godawful Wedding DIY Ideas From Pinterest

On a scale of one to ten—one being Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, who is literal royalty and has never touched a scissor, and ten being Martha Stewart’s youngest, thirstiest Craft Assistant, who probably got engaged at a goose farm last June and has an Exacto knife in place of one of her Jamberry nail wraps—I’d say… »7/08/15 2:00pm7/08/15 2:00pm

Hillary Clinton's Pinterest Is THE Spot For 'Granddaughter Gift Ideas'

Hillary Clinton, internet user and Democratic presidential candidate, has just added a new social media icon to her ever-growing lineup. Starting today, those who stand with Hillary can now pin with her, too. Clinton’s Pinterest page describes itself as containing “granddaughter gift ideas, hairstyle inspiration,… »6/30/15 4:00pm6/30/15 4:00pm

How to Shop When You Really Hate Shopping (But Really Love Clothes)

I hate shopping. If a friend somehow talks me into going to a mall, I spend the entire time acting like the husband on a bad sitcom—I sit on a bench by the door, make a lot of impatient huffing noises, and probably say something about how I better be getting some sex later (and we all know how women, especially wives,… »6/01/15 3:30pm6/01/15 3:30pm

Texas Teacher Investigated For Having a Funny Pinterest Page

Someecards, those wildly popular images that pair vintage illustrations with a sardonic line, still produce content that gets hundreds of thousands of shares on social media. (There’s even one about dad bod!) But one unidentified teacher in San Antonio, TX woman has just learned that not everyone thinks they’re funny.… »5/27/15 10:10am5/27/15 10:10am

Pinterest Engineer Describes Isolation of Being Black In Silicon Valley

USA Today interviewed Justin Edmund, an early employee at Pinterest. The 24-year-old engineer first caught Silicon Valley's attention with a candid personal essay about growing up black, where he said he had "not seen a single technology leader," besides Jack Dorsey "acknowledge the crisis in Ferguson. And why would… »10/30/14 8:59pm10/30/14 8:59pm

14 Pieces of Actual, No-Bullshit Wedding Planning Advice

There's a lot of wedding advice floating around the Internet. Problem is, a lot of it is useless fluff dreamed up by a) relatively well-heeled editors contractually obligated to spend their days inventing absurd nonsense to fill pages surrounded by advertisements b) people who've never planned a wedding/mistakenly… »3/31/14 3:50pm3/31/14 3:50pm