LinkedIn announced today they have achieved a historical milestone. It is a professional social network that provides users to interact with other business. The popular social network, owned by Microsoft, our own beloved LinkedIn has today crossed a 500 Million Members across 200 countries around the globe.
The LinkedIn community, no doubt, is growing slower than the other social platforms like Facebook and Twitter, but it is unique to the fact that is dedicated to professional users building up their professional life. In fact, crossing half a billion users is a great success and they seems to be celebrating their accomplishment. The 5 most connected countries comprise of United Arab Emirates, Netherlands, Singapore, United Kingdom, and Denmark. Places like London, Amsterdam, San Francisco, Greater Jakarta, and Milan are the hubspot for LinkedIn users.
There are currently around 10 million active jobs on LinkedIn which provide access to 9 million companies, publishing over 100,000 articles a week. With connections with other social platforms, the foundation further gets strengthened. Very soon, they will be launching a My Network Tab for all users with which they can get personalized insights of their work. The latest features are likely to be rolled out soon.