LinkedIn

Why Everyone Should Be Using Linkedin Video!

<i>I believe Linkedin Video will change the platform from a:</i><p><i>“What you’ve done network, to a Who I am, Why I do what I do and How I can help others</i> …

Mobile

The 5 Biggest Mistakes Marketers Make Using LinkedIn's InMail

Investing a little time for refining your InMail B2B email marketing campaign is likely to produce a worthwhile return.<p>Currently, LinkedIn boasts more than 467 million members in over 200 countries. When used correctly, LinkedIn’s InMail is an incredibly powerful tool for laser-targeted B2B …

Marketing

How to Write Conversational Status Updates, Posts and Content on LinkedIn

geralt / PixabayToo often people divorce any thinking of real life when they get on LinkedIn, slipping into “social media mode” and suddenly do and …

Networking

Here Are the Details on All of the Updates to LinkedIn Sales Navigator

LinkedIn Tuesday announced several updates to its Sales Navigator customer lead-generation solution.<p>LinkedIn Sales Solutions head of products <b>Doug</b> …

Advertising Industry

The NYPD is turning to LinkedIn to help fill civilian jobs

The NYPD is set to spend $180,000 so that LinkedIn can help it fill civilian posts — including for “horse hostlers,” lawyers and thermostat repairmen.<p>…

New York City

Using LinkedIn to connect and grow

LinkedIn stands out and is especially created as a safer networking place.

Kenya

Use LinkedIn? We have a warning about 'fake' requests.

Networking

New LinkedIn Analytics Job Recruiter Tools Provide 'Talent Insights'

When it arrives in 2018, LinkedIn Talent Insights provide data analytics that give recruiters a clearer, more complete picture of labor markets.

Enterprise Tech

LinkedIn Learning now available free for 7 Days!

Guys, good news is, LinkedIn Learning is now back. Please make use of this opportunity.<p>LinkedIn Learning is an online learning platform enabling …

Learning

What you need to know about LinkedIn hashtags

The use of Twitter hashtags is widely known and used; they have become very popular over the years. Hashtags help to categorise and filter content …

Social Media Marketing

The Key LinkedIn Feature Marketers Need To Know About

This underutilized, often misunderstood part of the world's largest platform for professionals makes (or break) your marketing efforts.<p>Having spent the past 60 months obsessively studying how to sell B2B-related products and services to connections I come across on LinkedIn, I've made plenty of …

Search Engines

How one 'I lost my job' LinkedIn status led to 20 interviews in 15 days

Being vulnerable isn’t our first instinct. We’re human after all, which means most of the time we’re shamelessly stubborn and independent in the …

Employment

Why You’ll Want to Pay Close Attention to This New LinkedIn Feature

When it comes to finding your ideal connections on LinkedIn, one of the fastest and easiest ways to do it is by looking at who’s already paying …

Networking

The Secret To Finding Your Best B2B Prospects on LinkedIn

LinkedIn lead generation is best done using "warm" leads, and some of the best are found on this hidden area of the platform.<p>When it comes to finding warm leads on LinkedIn, one of the fastest and easiest ways to do it is by looking at who's <i>already</i> paying attention to you on the platform.<p>With …

Lead Generation

Four ways to boost B2B engagement through Linkedin

LinkedIn is the perfect place for business-to-business (B2B) engagement. However, you need to know the right way to approach doing business on …

Networking

How to Turn off LinkedIn Notifications of Birthdays and Work Anniversaries

Not everything LinkedIn does is good. We see a number of people getting fed up with receiving notifications of work anniversaries and birthdays from …

iOS

Freelancer Marketplace LinkedIn ProFinder After Year One

LinkedIn made its LinkedIn ProFinder freelancer marketplace available throughout the U.S. in August 2016, and the professional network took a look …

Freelancing

Facebook is testing a new feature that could make it more like LinkedIn

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Facebook is testing a feature that helps users find mentors, which could make it more competitive against LinkedIn as a professional networking platform, according to …

Facebook

5 LinkedIn Tips From an Avid LinkedIn User

illustrade / Pixabay<p>“So what’s your plan after graduation?” This is arguably the most dreaded question a person can ask a college student. Roughly …

Networking

What Women Need To Include On Their LinkedIn Profile To Increase Visibility

LinkedIn recently published research revealing that women promote themselves less than men on the professional networking platform. This has real consequences that can limit women’s professional opportunities and career advancement.<p>To open yourself up to more opportunities, you first have to make …

Personal Branding

Making the case for API neutrality

A judge just obliged Linkedin to allow third-party companies to copy public LinkedIn profile data. Of course, Linkedin appealed this decision but this can be a precedent in the space — and for good, contrary to what first commentators are saying.<p>This is typically what I call an API neutrality …

APIs

Want to play your tunes on Windows? Here are the best free music players

Although music streaming services may be some of the most popular ways to consume music today, that’s not the case for everyone. For those with their …

Software

Tech industry and comp-sci majors are highest earners, says LinkedIn job survey

The vast quantities of money raised by startups and the stratospheric share prices of publicly-traded tech giants perhaps speak for themselves, but a survey out today from LinkedIn has provided a few more data points to spell it out for us: the IT and software industry is where it’s at when it …

Computer Science

Get Email Alerts When New Employees Join a Company

Most people use LinkedIn to get email alerts for new job postings that match their interests but did you know that LinkedIn can also help track new …

Is Your LinkedIn Profile Helping or Hurting You?

A few years back, I was in a Women In Technology (WIT) Executive Coaching program. One of my biggest leadership takeaways from the program was the …

Employment

Why LinkedIn is an Indispensable Medium for Security Professionals

I was responsible for outreach to The Hill, to industry, and to the academic scientific community. I remember searching LinkedIn as a means for …

Cybersecurity

New analysis: Americans are the smiliest people on LinkedIn

It’s something Americans are known for all over the world: smilling a lot, or even too much. Now, a new study proves that Americans favor a friendly …

Self-improvement

These are the companies, countries, and jobs where people smile the most in a professional setting

To smile or not to smile in a professional context?<p>On one hand, a smile signals friendliness and approachability. On the other, a smile could indicate lack of seriousness.<p>We were curious about whether certain attributes are correlated with propensity to smile.<p>Are some countries "smilier" than …

Developing Countries

Wait, Is LinkedIn Trying to Become Instagram?

LinkedIn is moving in a much more visual direction, something fans of Instagram and similar networks are going to love.<p>Any marketer worth his or her salt understands the importance of having great visuals on social media -- and LinkedIn is no exception.<p>Following in the footsteps of other networks …

Mobile

Does your resume contain malware? LinkedIn bug could have allowed hackers to spread malicious code

A flaw in LinkedIn Messenger could have let hackers upload malware-laced files and infect users.<p>Hackers are known to always be on the lookout for new …

Information Security