#IFWT Wishes LinkedIn A 10th Anniversary!!!!

This week, LinkedIn celebrated its 10th Anniversary. Reed Hoffman launched the social network for professionals on May 5, 2003 with only help from a few friends.

LinkedIn Purchased Pulse For HOW Much?!?!?!

LinkedIn just announced it acquired Pulse, a popular news app, for $9o Million. Last month rumors were circulating that LinkedIn indeed purchased the company but no official announcement was released until now. The deal is worth $90 million, which includes 10 percent in cash and 90 percent in stock.

LinkedIn Adds New Facebook Style Feature!!!!

LinkedIn announced on its blog today, that the company has added a new feature that allows users to mention their connections and companies in conversations. Similar to Facebook, when a user starts to type the name of a connection or a company in their status update box or a comment field on the Homepage, a list of possible connections will comedown and the user can pick from there.

Is LinkedIn Search Getting Smarter???

LinkedIn is planning on making a number upgrades to its search engine with the intention of making it smarter and more streamlined. Last year, 5.7 billion professionally oriented searches were done on LinkedIn. The company sees millions of professionals, everyday find others and get found through LinkedIn search.

Linkedin Reaches 1 Billion Endorsements!!!!

If your familiar with Linkedin you know the business social media network, you know people give out endorsements. The endorsement feature was rolled out last fall and it highlights certain skills of a user. Well today Linkedin announced they have reached 1 billion endorsements since the feature was launched in the fall. Here is an infographic highlighting the endorsment feature on Linkedin.

Tech Talk Web: LinkedIn Launches A New Revamped Website!

LinkedIn has made some changes to their homepage to make the user experience better. Check out the LinkedIn changes after the jump. ShottaDru X TatWza

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