I was finally moved to “Request an Invite” at Pinterest this evening and when I received the initial email I was amazed at how simple it really was. I mean, this coming from the fastest growing social network ever. It goes to show, not everything needs to be over designed. In fact, it looks like in order to become the fast growing site around you may just want to send your customers simple text emails that look like this:
I don’t know how much I’ll ever use Pinterest the social network, but I will be coming back to this post everytime I’m banging my head against the keyboard thinking that even my emails need to be stylized.