LinkedIn has launched a few new features this year, and today they announced their all new profiles for users. It will be a gradual rollout, so not everyone will see the updates right away, however, you can request an invitation here. LinkedIn is the social network for professionals and business users with over 175 million members worldwide.
According to their blog post, they’ve made it easier for you to do these three things:
1. Tell your professional story
Our new visual design helps you make a powerful first impression and showcase your skills and accomplishments. We’ve also provided tools such as inline editing, making it a snap to create a complete, up-to-date profile.
2. Discover people and opportunities
Have you ever wondered how many of your connections already work for your dream company? Or what you have in commonwith the sales prospect you’re trying to reach?
The new profile shows you rich and visual insights on the people and companies in your network. These insights also make it simpler to discover people outside your network and quickly establish common ground to make more meaningful connections.
3. Engage with your network
We’ve also made it easier to see what your network is up to and to engage with them. Recent activity is now on the top of the profile, allowing you to stay current with what your network has been sharing and doing.