Pinterest to Disable Affiliate Links, Redirects and Tracking on Pins

Pinterest drives a lot of traffic: Throughout 2014 it was second only to Facebook in terms of overall referral traffic. To capitalize on this power, some of Pinterest’s users were taking advantage of affiliate links to generate revenue. Now, Pinterest is going to clamp down on the practice. The social bookmarking site sent its users an email notifying them that affiliate, r ...Read the full article