If Social Media was like Games of Thrones it would look like this

In the cult TV Show Game of Thrones the Iron Throne is up for grabs, leading to five competing clans or families to fight for the right to rule it all. The social media landscape is the same – except with less incest and bloodshed. Sort of.

This clever infographic from HootSuite gives a historical snapshot of how recent events between all the social media giants including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest would look if it occurred within the Game of Thrones landscape.

Thankfully there is no Joffrey in sight.

Joffrey - Game of Thrones Image credit - Game of Thrones Wikia.
Joffrey – Game of Thrones
Image credit – Game of Thrones Wikia.

Full article is here.

Can’t find your pin? New Pinterest feature allows you to search your boards

This week sees a new feature added to Pinterest. You can now search your own pins.

According to this weeks entry on the Pinterest Blog, a filter has been added to the search bar called ‘Just my pins’, allowing you to search your pins for that elusive recipe or infographic that you posted  a while ago.

To make use of this new feature, start typing in the search bar and then click on the ‘Just my pins’ filter.

Trying to find that DIY article or recipe? Use the new feature to bring it up fast.

It is being rolled out to the mobile site later this month, and is currently available on the desktop version.

How will you be using the new feature to search your own pins?