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LinkedIn corrects Company Page update visibility

LinkedIn corrects Company Page update visibility

As we reported yesterday, LinkedIn had been experiencing an issue with Company Page updates. If you posted an update to your Company Page, those updates were not being displayed in member's news feeds. Members could only view the update if they actually visitied your Company Page.

LinkedIn Adds Ability to Mention and Engage Individuals

LinkedIn Adds Ability to Mention and Engage Individuals

LinkedIn is finally joining the other top social networks in allowing members to specifically mention other members in status updates. The update, announced in LinkedIn's Blog, is gradually being rolled out, first to English-speaking members and eventually worldwide.

Your LinkedIn Company Page May Be Muted

Your LinkedIn Company Page May Be Muted

If you have a LinkedIn Company Page, an integral part of your marketing strategy has likely been to post regular updates to that page, just as you would your personal profile or any other social network. You might be sharing great articles you've found, new information, or your latest blog post.

Unfortunately, little did you know, many LinkedIn members are not seeing those updates.

LinkedIn Improves Job Search

LinkedIn Improves Job Search

Last week LinkedIn rolled out a new and improved Job Search feature, and sent me an email about it yesterday. In the email, LinkedIn states that LinkedIn Jobs has been redesigned with us in mind. The new Jobs section includes:

What's up with LinkedIn?

What's up with LinkedIn?

Last September, I wrote a summary of the major developments LinkedIn had implemented to that point in 2012.

LinkedIn Congratulatory Email - Brilliant or Brainless?

LinkedIn Congratulatory Email - Brilliant or Brainless?

You may have received or read about the emails that LinkedIn is sending out. To "celebrate" reaching 200 million members, LinkedIn has sent a series of emails out to select members, congratulating them on an achievement and thanking them for helping to build LinkedIn to what it is today.

LinkedIn Answers - will you miss them?

LinkedIn Answers - will you miss them?

For some time, LinkedIn has offered a question and answer forum called LinkedIn Answers at http://www.linkedin.com/answers.

Share Images and Files on LinkedIn Company Updates

Share Images and Files on LinkedIn Company Updates

LinkedIn continues to develop and improve the Company Page exerience, as well as integrate SlideShare into their platform. Businesses with a LinkedIn Company Page can now share images or files as a status update, not just text and links. The file sharing functionality in particular is interesting since a presentation or PDF that is uploaded will be automatically converted and displayed.

LinkedIn Passes 200 Million Members

LinkedIn Passes 200 Million Members

LinkedIn announced today that the professional social network has passed 200 million members. It's a tremendous milestone and the announcement went on to break down how that membership is comprised.

For instance, the site boasts 74 million members in the United Sates, and 11 million in the United Kingdom. Interestingly, India has actually surpassed the UK for second place at 18 million members.

Spotlight Groups on your LinkedIn Company Page

Spotlight Groups on your LinkedIn Company Page

Quietly amongst the new Google+ Communities and #PhotoWars this week, LinkedIn has added a new feature to its Company Pages called Group Spotlight. With it, you can feature a group that you own or are a member of right on your Company Page.

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