Tag Archives: LinkedIn

LinkedIn Adds More New Profile Features to Help Maximize Utility

While none of LinkedIn’s latest feature updates is ground-breaking or revolutionary, they have added a heap of functional, smaller updates, which, in combination, actually provide some really useful functionality – which could easily be overlooked. Just this month, LinkedIn’s added the ability to include pictures in comments and announced some new ‘Profile Views’ data points which are coming, including the keywords people used… Read More »

Microsoft’s LinkedIn Now Has Over 500 Million Members

The professional social network LinkedIn said Monday its membership had swelled to 500 million, as its user base showed steady growth following its acquisition last year by Microsoft. “We recently crossed an important and exciting milestone,” LinkedIn vice president Aatif Awan said in a blog post. “We now have half a billion members in 200 countries connecting, and… Read More »

Getting the Most Out of the New LinkedIn

What do you think about the new LinkedIn? If you’re active on social media, it’s important to keep up with the latest news and changes on the various platforms. In January, LinkedIn updated it’s desktop layout. The changes are rolling out gradually and will soon apply to all accounts – if you haven’t yet noticed a difference, you… Read More »

Russia blocks LinkedIn, sparking concerns for other social media sites

LinkedIn is now blocked in Russia. The country’s media watchdog, Roskomnadzor, is enforcing the ban in compliance with a recent court order. Earlier in 2016, the Kremlin’s Roskomnadzor attained an injunction against LinkedIn from a lower court. The company was targeted due to its failure to comply with a 2014 federal law that demands online firms that deal with the personal… Read More »

LinkedIn Crosses 100 Million Members in Asia-Pacific; 37 Million in India

Professional networking website LinkedIn on Wednesday announced that it has crossed the 100-million member mark in the Asia-Pacific region (APAC), and with 37 million members, India is its largest market in the region. Globally, India retains its spot as the second largest market after the US, a company statement said. LinkedIn has doubled its member base in the… Read More »