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LinkedIn Launches Creator Accelerator Program, Announces New Events to Support Creators

It may not seem like the most obvious choice for creators, but LinkedIn is also looking to tap into the emerging creator economy, with the launch of its own ‘Creator Accelerator’ initiative to support in-app talent, and keep its top voices posting to the platform. As explained by Andrei Santalo, the head of community at…

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LinkedIn launches real-time Office Hours for professional development

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! LinkedIn today launched Office Hours, a feature that lets instructors host live events on LinkedIn Learning, the social network’s professional online course platform. With Office Hours, users can interact with experts and fellow learners in real time by posting questions,…

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LinkedIn is scrapping its Stories feature to work on short-form video

What do LinkedIn and Twitter have in common? They both introduced ephemeral story features that were pretty fleeting. LinkedIn announced today that it will suspend its Stories feature on September 30 and begin working on a different way to add short-form videos to the platform. LinkedIn announced the upcoming change to warn advertisers who might…

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LinkedIn gives up on Stories

LinkedIn is shutting down its ephemeral Stories product, the company announced Tuesday. The company plans to “remove the current Stories experience by the end of September,” according to Liz Li, senior director of product. The Snapchat-style video Stories were first launched in February 2020 in internal testing. Part of the reason for the shutdown is…

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That LinkedIn Job Listing May Be a Phishing Scam

News @andrew_andrew__ Aug 20, 2021, 11:17 am EDT | 1 min read LinkedInLinkedIn’s verification process for new accounts is practically non-existent, a problem that’s made the website a hotbed for scammers and impersonators. But if that’s not enough, a new report from BleepingComputer shows that random people can post LinkedIn job listings under nearly any…

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LinkedIn looks to premium publishers as a way to drive subscriber revenue

July 27, 2021 by Max Willens LinkedIn would like to broaden the base of people shelling out money for its premium membership, and it’s hoping that access to paywalled content from premium publishers will help. The Microsoft-owned social network quietly launched a pilot program last month called LinkedIn Premium News, which gives LinkedIn Premium members…

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Even LinkedIn Is Making a Clubhouse Clone Now

Email Live audio chat is all the rage right now, and LinkedIn is hopping on the bandwagon behind Facebook, Twitter, and Telegram. You’ve probably heard of Clubhouse by now: the invite-only voice chat app for iOS that’s become so popular that every other major social media platform is trying to copy it. Clubhouse surpassed 13 million downloads…

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LinkedIn launches video cover stories and other profile features for job seekers

Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. Learn more. LinkedIn today announced new features designed to make profiles on the platform more expressive and inclusive as the pandemic roils the jobs market. Video cover stories let members showcase their skills while a creator mode helps them build a following…