Q2 2013: The State Of LinkedIn
- May 5, 2003: LinkedIn first launched.
- 64% of users are outside of the US.
- 225 million LinkedIn members (as of May 2003) in 200 countries and territories worldwide.
- 2 people join LinkedIn every second.
- 39% of LinkedIn users have paid for premium accounts.
- 35% of LinkedIn users access the site daily.
- 44% of users build better face-to-face relationships through LinkedIn.
- Average time a LinkedIn member spends on site/month is 17 min.
- 37% of LinkedIn users update their profile photo regularly.
- 42% of LinkedIn users update their profile regularly.
- 79% of LinkedIn users are over the age of 34.
- 44.2 yrs. - the average age of LinkedIn users.
- 5 - the number of endorsements the average LinkedIn member has.
- 10 million+ - the number of endorsements given daily.
- 1.5 million+ - total number of LinkedIn groups.
- 81% of LinkedIn users belong to at least 1 group.
- 52% of group members take part in group discussions.
- 27% of LinkedIn visits are through mobile.
- 65% of journalists have found either a source or information for a story from the professional network.
- 27 million brands around the world have a LinkedIn company page.
- 87% of LinkedIn users trust the product related information on LinkedIn.
- 49% of LinkedIn users trust word-of-mouth brand suggestions through LinkedIn.
- 77% of members do product or service related research on the network.
- 60% of users have clicked on ads on the site.
- 51% of online B2C marketers use LinkedIn.
- 83% of online B2B marketers use LinkedIn.
- SlideShare acquisition: 1) $119 million - what LinkedIn spent to acquire SlideShare; 2) 5 million - number of SlideShare users.
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