location Mountain View, CA

Industry Type(s): Social Media

Linkedin Overview

Linkedin is an American operated company that allows employment-oriented services that help companies, businesses and entrepreneurs grow in productivity and clients.

Linkedin was established in December 2002 and was launched on May 5th, 2003.

Linkedin was founded in Mountain View, California by Reid Hoffman, Allen Blue, Chris Saccheri, Konstantin Guericke, Eric Ly, Lee Hower, Stephen Beitzel, David Eves, Ian McNish, Yan Pujante, and Jean-Luc Vaillant. Linkedin operates through their website and their mobile app.

The overall usage is for professional marketing, for job seekers to post their CV’s and find employment and employers to post and advertise job positions.

Within this, we see Freelancers and Entrepreneurs use Linkedin as well to help expand their business and communication networks.

In 2015, most of the company’s profit came from selling admittance for information about Linkedin members to recruiting offices and sales professionals.

Within 2 years of Linkedin being founded, they served over 1 million users. Two years later, Linkedin attained it’s first month of profit. One year later in 2007, Linkedin reached 10 million users.

In 2016, it has been the child company to Microsoft. Linkedin in December 2016, has had 630 million registered members in 200 different countries.

With the international access to Linkedin, this job platform also includes Multilingual services and serves the internet industries.

With registration and an online profile, Linkedin has had 630 million members to sign up and use it’s services. This helps and supplies employment to millions of people across the world. This also helps businesses, companies and freelancers grow to their fullest potential.


Mountain View, CA

Global Headquaters

2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, California, CA, 94043, United States


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