Archive for July, 2014

LinkedIn’s Competitors

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Almost two years ago I wrote LinkedIn Alternatives: Awesome comments on LinkedIn strategy and competition.  Check out this post on TechCrunch titled The Rise Of The “Social Professional” Networks. No obviously, LinkedIn is the eight gazillion pound guerrilla... and no one is going head-to-head with them.  But the niche professional sites seem to ...

LinkedIn: The Great Content Platform (what does that mean for professional networking?)

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Check out this Buzzfeed article: LinkedIn Slashes Referral Traffic To Publishers This means that LinkedIn used to send their users to other sites to read content, but it looks like LinkedIn is keeping it's users/members inside of LinkedIn, not sending them out at all (or at least, a lot less than ...