LinkedIn has been one of the most popular social networking sites, especially among professionals who wish to stay connected. In fact, many have got several good opportunities based on their LinkedIn profiles as well. The statistics show that the number of users of LinkedIn has been increasing over time. It is indeed a unique platform where like minded business people get to meet and connect with one another. If you are passionate about your field and you want to connect to people related to your work area, then LinkedIn is the exclusive place where you can get it.
This infographic called “A Snapshot of LinkedIn on its 8th Birthday” clearly depicts the journey of LinkedIn. It all began in 2003 when LinkedIn began with only 4500 members. Over the time, as word spread, there was no looking back. Today, professional social networking is synonymous with LinkedIn. Many people have found their dream jobs through this platform and it just keeps growing. This infographic was made in the year 2011, and it had so many members to start with initially. Today, in 2015, we have many more members who joined this community, which is ever increasing. One can only assume the growth of this social networking platform by seeing their growth rate. Check it out to know more.
Likes: The infographic has a very clear depiction. The information is very well written and the overall look is neat.
Dislikes: The only thing that is disliked in this picture is that it ended in 2011, whereas LinkedIn has kept growing till now.
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