Pinterest Bans All Affiliate Links

Episode 1161 (06:51)

Pinterest has banned all affiliate links from its site. Affiliate links allow online retailers to track who referred them to their site, and would pay a small amount to the referrer as a result. Pinterest claims this was done because it was "causing a poor user experience," according to a spokesman. Read the full article at Recode.net.

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http://recode.net/2015/02/13/pinterest-as-all-social-networks-eventually-do-starts-to-flex-its-muscle/