About Linkedin

About linkedin


FOUNDERKonstantin Guericke, Jean-Luc Vaillant, Eric Ly, Reid Hoffman, Allen Blue
REGISTRATION DATE 28th December, 2002
CATEGORYSocial Media
TRAFFIC1+ Billion/Month
WORTHEstimated 40+ Million USD

About LinkedIn Company

A well known American business which is employment-oriented service and operates via websites and mobile apps is none other than LinkedIn. It was founded in December 2002, and launched in May 2003.

LinkedIn mainly used for professional networking which includes employers can post jobs and job seekers can post their CVs on LinkedIn. LinkedIn is the platform which helps it’s users to build their own world.

About LinkedIn Services

LinkedIn Connections

LinkedIn connection means you know the person personally and they are trusted business contact. People who are a part of your network on LinkedIn are called your connections. LinkedIn connections are different from the friends on your Facebook.
You can make connections on LinkedIn by inviting someone to your network or by accepting an invitation from your business contact.
You can have 3 types of connections on LinkedIn such as 1st-degree, 2nd-degree, and 3rd-degree connections. These 3-degree connections along with your fellow members of your LinkedIn group combinedly made your network on LinkedIn.

About LinkedIn Profile

A LinkedIn profile is a professional landing page for its users. You can manage your own, personal brand on it. LinkedIn profile is a great way for you to tell people about yourself by displaying a short history of your professional experiences as well as achievements.
A LinkedIn profile is a dedicated page on LinkedIn.com which is used for providing professional information about its users and helps to advance their careers.
LinkedIn profile is used to showcase one’s professional experience, achievements, praise etc. Your profile information can be viewable only to people you are connected with or it can be viewable to anyone according to your privacy settings.

About LinkedIn URL

URL stands for Uniform Resource Locator. A URL implies the location of a specific website, page, or file on the Internet. LinkedIn also provides URL addresses to it’s users profile like Facebook, Google etc. You can go to your profile by using specific URL link.

To know about your LinkedIn URL you have to go to your LinkedIn homepage. Then click View profile. On the top of your profile page, click the address bar. It’ll be an address that will be like www.linkedin.com/profile. If you want to share your LinkedIn URL you have to copy it then paste on the required field.

Benefits of LinkedIn

1. LinkedIn is a very special social network specifically designed to connect business professionals and for career. Professionals used LinkedIn to cultivate their careers and businesses. The users of LinkedIn are over 65 million.

2. It is a valuable resource for career and business professionals to connect with network; obtain resources and support; LinkedIn helps to build relationships with potential customers, clients, and partners.

3. LinkedIn also ideal for home-based business owners, telecommuters and freelancers because it can help them build their own business and career, as well as stay connected world wide.

4. You can use LinkedIn to build your own business or career. It will give you a huge platform to build your own world.