Beyonce paints portrait of her life as she launches new website
But it seems since sharing the first pictures of her baby Blue Ivy with her fans via her website, Beyoncé has developed a taste for the tech world.
The superstar singer today launched an expansive website for her fans and revealed the news by posting on her Twitter page for the very first time.
Portrait of a pop diva: Beyoncé is treating fans to a glimpse into her life with the launch of her new website
The tweet said: ‘Hey World, It's B! I'm so excited to invite you to my new http://beyonce.com - we've been working hard, and it's finally ready for you XO’
The state of the art website a vault of photo shoots, music videos and behind the scenes action, as well as a fan collective entitled Beyhive, a section dedicated to her music and a page of news stories.
However perhaps the most poignant part of the new venture is a section named I Am, which links to Beyoncé’s Tumblr account.
Costume: One of the fun images on Beyoncé's Tumblr page shows her dressed as Spiderwoman"
Personal touch: Beyoncé's Tumblr shows a series of images of her family life
Sister act: Beyoncé can be seen relaxing on a boat with her younger sister Solange
Loving: They are notoriously private but Beyoncé and Jay-Z are giving a glimpse into their personal lives since becoming parents
The microblogging platform is overflowing with personal photos of the star.
An introductory page reads: ‘This is my life, today, over the years – through my eyes. My family, my travels, my love. This is where I share with you, this will continue to grow as I do. Love Beyoncé.’
The images show the various parts of Beyoncé’s life, as a wife, mother, sister and performer.
Pleasing her fans: Beyoncé also posted her first tweet today, about the website
Dressed for the occasion: Beyoncé wore white robes as she posed for a photo in what looks like an Egyptian tomb
Wardrobe change: Beyoncé can be seen showing off a series of interesting outfits in different locations
Fun in the sun: Beyoncé can be seen buried in sand and made to look like a mermaid in a funny picture
Famous friends: A video on the website shows Beyoncé doing a secret handshake with her former bandmate Michelle Williams
One image shows the pop diva dressed in a Spiderwoman costume, while others show her relaxing on the beach in a bikini.
Perhaps the most touching photos are those that depict Beyoncé’s family life, from showing her relaxing with little sister Solange to cuddling up to Jay-Z.
She can also be seen in video footage acting out a secret handshake with fellow former Destiny's Chilr member Michelle Williams.
The website fittingly describes itself: ‘Beyoncé welcomes you to a newly personal view into her world, for you, by her.’
Loved up: Beyoncé points to graffiti reading Ti Amo, which means 'I love you', in one of the Tumblr images
Water babe: Beyoncé accessorised her kaftan with a snorkel in one sunny snap from her personal collection
Relaxed: Beyoncé has shared holiday snaps in the series of images, which make up just one section of the expansive website
Tech savvy: The move comes after Beyoncé shared the first images of her baby with fans via her website
The Beyhive section sees Beyoncé describing herself as the Queen Bey as she sweetly writes: 'The Queen Bee works day and night all year round (with the exception of elongated six-month breaks) to provide honey for all her bees. Her hard work pays off to produce perfection in everything she does.'
The collective is designed to be made for Beyoncé's admirers and as well as asking them 'Which Bey are you?', fan art of the star and tweets about her feature.
The vast website also includes an archive of Beyoncé's best performances for her fans to re-live.
Close: Jay-Z and Beyoncé look madly in love in the adorable images
Bikini girl: The superstar singer states that the website, which includes a fan collective, will continue to grow
Vast: The impressive website has an archive of music videos, performances and photo shoots by the star
Debut: Beyoncé used her Twitter account to announce the launch by posting her first ever tweet