Pinterest is doing rather well in gaining new advertisers to its platform. Here are numbers as of September of last year:
Part of the reason for this is that Pinterest has proven to be effective at driving people through a sales funnel, such as to Etsy:
Early this year they opened up the ad platform to all US businesses, which may dilute the results some, but it is only likely to continue growing.
Originally Posted: https://www.quora.com/How-is-Pinterest-doing-in-terms-of-getting-advertising-traction
Originally Posted On: 2016-03-07