Long Island, NY (PRWEB) September 20, 2013
Long Island Exchange, Inc. (http://www.longislandexchange.com), a privately owned media company providing Long Islanders with a wealth of information, news, local business data, and resources for planning activities in the area, announced today it has reached milestone, on the social photo sharing site Pinterest of over 1,100 photos of the Long Island region.
“Beginning last year, our photo journalists began shooting photographs of Long Island's many cities, towns, hamlets and roads for addition to our local guide and Internet site, LIExchange.com; the Guide to Everything that Is Long Island," said John Colascione, Founder and Managing Partner.
"Today, we have reached yet another significant milestone of over 1,100+ scenes of Long Island which can viewed on our pinterest.com page. Our web site reports information on the Long Island area and provides locals with news and information on business, entertainment and events to residents. Since its inception, our goal has been to create the one-stop-shop for Long Islanders for all information related to their Island. From news to businesses, entertainment, restaurants and events, locals and visitors alike can now experience a little bit more of Long Island, without ever leaving their home, irregardless of wherever that may be,” Colascione said.
Pinterest is a pin board-style photo-sharing website that allows users to create and manage theme-based image collections such as events, interests, and hobbies – all of which can link back to the source of photos. In January 2012, comScore reported the Pinterest site had 11.7 million unique users, making it the fastest site in history to break through the 10 million unique visitor mark.
About Long Island Exchange Inc.
Launched in 2002, LongIslandExchange.com is a privately owned media company providing Long Islanders with a wealth of information, news, local business data, and resources for planning activities in the area. The site has won five awards from BOLI, Best on Long Island, in best of categories like "News, Media and Publications" as well as "Best Web Site of the Year".
For more information, please visit http://www.longislandexchange.com.