Pinterest is clearly resonating with online consumers in a big way. Customers who find a product via Pinterest are more likely to purchase it than those who find it in other social networks.
In March 2012 the site served up 2.3 billion page impressions to over 4 million unique visitors a day. This infographic from Tamba breaks down the stats, explaining why Pinterest is so powerful with its consumption-friendly audience. Check it out after the jump!
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