Godinterest

Godinterest is a social media platform created in 2014 by Dean Jones, a member of Seventh-day Adventist Church of South England Conference in United Kingdom. Its purpose is to promote Christian values and facilitate spiritual inspiration through the sharing of photographs and other media in the style of Pinterest. Its content includes media about Christian history, personal, family oriented stories and various contents from a Christian viewpoint.

Contents

History

Godinterest was originally launched on December 2, 2012, then discontinued and later recreated after the website was purchased in April, 2014 by Dean Jones.

Usage

Godinterest is a free website where users can share their photos, videos and other media collections by creating directly personal accounts or linking to their existing social media ones.

Godinterest operates also within a Christian environment where a separate platform is dedicated to Christian entrepreneurs and ministries who can use it to collect and share photos of miscellaneous events, interests and hobbies.

Demographic

According to Quantcast, Godinterest received more than seven thousands visits in its first month of activity and reached more than six thousands users monthly. Furthermore, its users tend to be young adults from the middle class with females outnumbering males (55% against 45%).

Awards and reception

In its first week on the Web, Godinterest has been recognized by the Seventh-day Adventist Church – South England Conference in London, England. It was featured on The Messenger, the main printed journal of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

See also

Pinterest

References

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  2. Yasmine Hafiz (May 21, 2014). Godinterest Is Christian Pinterest. The Huffington Post. Retrieved on June 4, 2014.
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  4. Billy Hallowell (May 22, 2014). Pinterest Just Got a ‘Religious Makeover’. The Blaze. Retrieved on June 4, 2014.
  5. Rosamund Urwin (May 22, 2014). Sin can make God go viral. London Evening Standard. Retrieved on June 4, 2014.
  6. Godinterest.co.uk Offers a Christian Alternative to Pinterest. Christian Newswire (April 14, 2014). Retrieved on June 4, 2014.
  7. Hillary Crosley (May 19, 2014). Not Enough Jesus on Pinterest? Try Godinterest.. Jezebel. Retrieved on June 4, 2014.
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  9. Crafts and Christ. The Washington Times (May 22, 2014). Retrieved on June 4, 2014.
  10. Inspired by the Need for Wholesome Content Sharing, Godinterest Offers a Pinterest Alternative. Crossmap (April 23, 2014). Retrieved on June 4, 2014.
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  14. Godinterest. 7th Day Adventist Church. Retrieved on June 4, 2014.

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