Last year, LinkedIn acquired Rapportive, an email company that I co-founded. Since then, we have been furiously working together to build a groundbreaking mobile product: LinkedIn Intro.
The growth of mobile email is simply staggering. Four years ago, less than 4% of emails were read on mobile. Today, half of all emails are read on a mobile device!
So we set ourselves the challenge: bring the power of LinkedIn, and the technology of Rapportive, straight to the Apple Mail app on your iPhone.
We call it… LinkedIn Intro.
Intro shows you LinkedIn profiles in your iPhone Mail app. Let’s see the difference this makes. You’ve just got an email from David Buchanan, but you don’t yet know who he is:
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