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Microsoft buys LinkedIn

So Microsoft have gone and made an all-cash, $26.2 billion offer for LinkedIn and I can certainly see the logic. After acquiring Yammer not so long ago, they’ve now neatly secured the enterprise social media market – through owning two of the largest players – and have the opportunity to…

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Customised LinkedIn buttons

I’m on the business networking web site, LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com) If you want to include customised buttons linking to your LinkedIn profile (like the one below), then just follow these simple steps. (this button actually links to my personal LinkedIn profile) Related Posts:Microsoft buys LinkedInOnline marketing planning case studyLinkedIn Super GuideSocial…

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LinkedIn Super Guide

I’ve been researching LinkedIn as part of another project and came across this great resource billed as a LinkedIn Super Guide that includes Tutorials, Tips & Advice, and Tools links to different web sites and blogs. It’s definitely worth checking out:  HERE (published 12th May 2009). Related Posts:Microsoft buys LinkedInCustomised…

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Social media statistics

There are all sorts of facts and figures flying around concerning social media and, on the surface of it, the numbers are quite significant: Facebook Over 18m active Facebook users in the UK 50% of users return to the site on a daily basis  The average user visits twice a…

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