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New LinkedIn Profile Features: 4 Tips to Optimize Your Presence

From www.toprankblog.com

Learn how new LinkedIn profile features that can help you stand out, be found and measure the impact of your LinkedIn presence.
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LinkedIn is definitely changing. It's not just the visual aspect that is getting a coat of fresh paint, there are also other features that you may want to get acquainted to, including keyword optimization suggestions, Open Profile, and upgraded "Who's viewed your profile"...

Jeanet Bathoorn's curator insight, June 12, 2014 3:12 AM

LinkedIn verandert snel. Houd jij het bij?

Deb Katz's curator insight, June 12, 2014 8:09 AM

4 Ways to Optimize Your Presence on LinkedIn

300 million members for LinkedIn!

From socialmediaslant.com

LinkedIn may never be as big as Facebook, but the social network for professionals continues growing at a steady pace.
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Interested in publishing content on LinkedIn? (Video)

From socialmediaslant.com

reat videDo you know that LinkedIn is slowly but surely opening its publishing platform to all its members? Some of my friends, including curator John Thomas, report that writing on the social network has given them an incredible amount of exposure.

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Important Advice for Reaching Out via LinkedIn and Facebook | Ted Rubin

From tedrubin.com

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It's social media, not antisocial media...

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This week in social media (January 27-31, 2014)

From socialmediaslant.com

Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world. Facebook Facebook announced the upcoming launch of its new iPhone app. With Paper, you will be able to keep an eye on your News Feed, while also checking out content from emerging voices and well-known publications in more than 12 categories.

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Facebook, Google, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Twitter, Yahoo, and more...

Gilbert C FAURE's comment, February 1, 2014 4:50 AM
Cendrine, What do you think of the Paper approach? How is it different from Scoop.it or from other curation tools, Pinterest; Paper.li... I don't like for my topics,
Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com's comment, February 1, 2014 5:44 AM
I think the idea has potential. But we already have Flipboard, so I don't know...<br><br>I won't be able to answer your question, as it will only be open to U.S.-based users.<br>
Mariska Elders's curator insight, February 7, 2014 4:10 PM

Eager to start testing CircleCount's new feature!

Infographic: LinkedIn for beginners

From leaderswest.com

I thought this was a pretty clever introduction to LinkedIn and what to do there. Although it's a little less sexy than some of the other social networks out there, I think there's a good argument ...
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Why I Linked Out on LinkedIn

From smallbiztrends.com

Some folks seem to misunderstand how to best use LinkedIn to grow your business. Here's a little story about why I linked out on Linkedin with them.
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We still have a long way to go when it comes to real and heartfelt networking in social media... 



Donald McClendon's curator insight, December 14, 2013 6:43 PM

Link-out for the better.

This week in social media (December 9-13, 2013)

From socialmediaslant.com

Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world.
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Stop sending generic invitation requests on LinkedIn! | Creative Ramblings

From www.creativeramblings.com

Friday. 8 p.m. A stranger rings your doorbell. You open the door.
Robyn Mather's curator insight, December 6, 2013 8:17 AM

First impressions are so important in today's digital meet-n-greet world. Take the time to do it better.

 

35 LinkedIn Tools for Business, Plus a Few Extras

From smallbiztrends.com

A master list of LinkedIn tools for business to help increase your LinkedIn effectiveness. You can find all of the LinkedIn tools you need here.
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LinkedIn is a major social network, and yet, it remains under-utilized by a vast majority of people.

 

That probably has to do with the fact that the site is a little confusing. Sure, the team has trimmed things down and removed quite a few features, but some of the main ones are still there. And they rock!

 

With that said, how do you help people find your profile? And is there a way to connect with people beyond the Inbox? TJ McCue answers these questions and more in his article. He has compiled a list of fantastic tools that will help you make the most of the social network.

Loris Castagnini's curator insight, November 24, 2013 4:59 AM

Linkedin: the greatest social for professional networking

This week in social media (November 11-15, 2013)

From socialmediaslant.com

Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world. Flipboard Users can now curate products into their magazines: "When flipped into your magazine, most pr...
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For the first time ever, no major Facebook news!

 

Otherwise, the usual suspects are there, plus Flipboard, Quora, and WordPress...

Personally, I'm in love with the redesigned Google+ cover photo layout. And custom columns on TweetDeck are genius!

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Facebook and LinkedIn release new traffic numbers

From socialmediaslant.com

This week two major social networks reported their financial results for Q3 2013: Facebook and LinkedIn. Quarterly announcements are important because they give social media sites the opportunity t...
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The Facts about LinkedIn Intro

From blog.linkedin.com

This blog post is intended to provide more information and address inaccurate assertions that have been made as a result of a product we launched on Wednesday called LinkedIn Intro.
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This week in social media: Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter, WordPress

From www.examiner.com

Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world.
Facebook
Facebook added two mobile app capabilities to help increase install
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A lot of things happened in social media again this week!

I really like the new Handwriting feature for Gmail and Google Docs! What about you? 

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LinkedIn Gives The Workforce Two New Tools To Manage Jobs And Careers

From www.makeuseof.com

Managing the application and recruitment process on the go is LinkedIn’s new intention. LinkedIn has unveiled two new mobile tools for better interactions between candidates and hiring managers.
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LinkedIn introduces ‘Block’ button to address cyberstalking concerns

From www.thedrum.com

Professional social network LinkedIn has announced that it is to introduce a ‘Block’ button to address concerns that it has been abused...
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Setting the Record Straight on False Accusations

From blog.linkedin.com

As you may have read recently, a class action lawsuit was filed against LinkedIn last week. The lawsuit alleges that we “break into” the email accounts of our members who choose to upload their email address books to LinkedIn.
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LinkedIn’s Commitment to Transparency About Government Requests for Member Data

From blog.linkedin.com

Our core value at LinkedIn is Members First. We’re committed to earning and keeping your trust in everything we do.

At LinkedIn, we have a high bar when it comes to responding to government requests for member data.
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"Despite our best efforts, we are still prohibited from sharing information about national security-related requests in a way that’s meaningful to our members and community.  So we’re left with no choice but to file legal challenges to the U.S. government’s position."

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Buffer adds support for LinkedIn Company Pages

From www.examiner.com

If there is a service that always listens to user feedback, it is Buffer. On Wednesday, the team announced the introduction of a long-requested feature: the abi
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The Storify acquisition by Livefyre is also mentioned in this article. 

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How do I amplify my brand on LinkedIn?

From curationgalore.wordpress.com

LinkedIn offers great ways for small businesses and entrepreneurs to get exposure for their work. Success on the platform starts with building an optimizing your profile to help it rank higher in s...
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LinkedIn offers great ways for small businesses and entrepreneurs to get exposure for their work.

 

Success on the platform starts with building an optimizing your profile to help it rank higher in search engines. Then, you should create your own LinkedIn Page and join relevant Groups.

 

Of course, there is also the part about monitoring, measuring, and refining…

 

Here is an interesting presentation that will help you get started on the right track.

Linda Buckmaster's curator insight, September 7, 2013 2:40 AM

A useful article that shows you how to amplify your brand on LinkedIn which is a good way for small businesses and entrepreneurs to get exposure for their work.

LinkedIn Today: Publisher Pages Are Being Phased Out

From sproutsocial.com

In September, LinkedIn will begin phasing out publisher pages on LinkedIn Today, and followers will be automatically migrated to corresponding Company Page.
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This week in social media: Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter

From www.examiner.com

A lot happened in social media this week. Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest news.
Facebook
InsideFacebook reports that Facebook is testing two feat
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Introducing LinkedIn University Pages

From blog.linkedin.com

A few years ago, my daughter and I took a road trip to visit schools before she made her final decision about college. I was hoping she’d stay in California, but it wasn’t looking good.
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The pages will be available to high school students (who can use LinkedIn) on September 12. 

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LinkedIn Provides Updated Analytics | Social Media Today

From socialmediatoday.com

An update to the LinkedIn homepage has introduced a small analytics section for users.
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Why I Killed 61% of My LinkedIn Friends | by Ari Herzog, Digital Media Explorer

From ariherzog.com

Recognizing I had 2,474 LinkedIn connections three months ago, I posited a question on this blog: Should my network be tight enough that they can recommend me
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Ari Herzog shares some great food for thought in this article. 

 

It's not the number of connections you have that makes you successful on LinkedIn, it's how well your network reflects who you are as a professional...

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