Want to Become the Next VIP of LinkedIn? Publish Your Heart Out

Last year, LinkedIn lowered its age limit, introduced a bundle of new mobile apps and put the finishing touches on its updated design. In 2014, LinkedIn’s biggest news thus far has been the platform’s intention to roll out long form publishing to all members.As announced in February, LinkedIn gave publishing access to 25,000 members with the … [Read more...]

LinkedIn Looks to Mobile for Future Expansion

LinkedIn has seen the future, and that future is mobile. With a whole slew of new mobile apps and app updates, LinkedIn is launching a mobile campaign with the end goal of global dominance in the realm of professional networking and connections. As CEO Jeff Weiner has stated, mobile expansion is LinkedIn’s path toward this goal, as it helps them … [Read more...]

LinkedIn Looks to Mobile for Future Expansion

LinkedIn has seen the future, and that future is mobile. With a whole slew of new mobile apps and app updates, LinkedIn is launching a mobile campaign with the end goal of global dominance in the realm of professional networking and connections. As CEO Jeff Weiner has stated, mobile expansion is LinkedIn’s path toward this goal, as it helps them … [Read more...]

LinkedIn’s New University Pages May Result in Lost Credibility

As Patrick discussed on the CEM blog earlier this week, LinkedIn has announced that it will allow users as young as 13 years old to join the ranks of its professional elite. Supporters of this change argue that it provides career-minded adolescents and young adults with a way to start their network and learn how to become a professional. … [Read more...]

LinkedIn Goes for the Youth as it Unveils University Pages

LinkedIn has been very successful over the years with its original market: professionals. The social media platform has always been seen as "the serious one." It's not as if employees at LinkedIn sit on their haunches though. They make improvements to LinkedIn regularly that enhance its usefulness for both businesses and users alike. This morning … [Read more...]

LinkedIn Announces Sponsored Updates for Companies

As Patrick mentioned last week, LinkedIn recently announced the introduction of Sponsored Updates. These paid posts enable any company or organization, over 3 million of which have accounts on LinkedIn, to promote their updates to a much larger audience than just their list of connections. Sponsored Updates will be targeted toward different … [Read more...]