Posts by Jack Chou

  • Jack Chou

    Since we released LinkedIn DirectAds last year thousands of LinkedIn members, from small businesses to consultants and job seekers, have purchased DirectAds to promote their business and services to other professionals on the site. With over 37 million members today, LinkedIn is a prime place to reach out to a targeted demographic of professionals. Over time, we’ve collected great feedback from members who have purchased DirectAds and have gone to work addressing a number of their…

  • Jack Chou

    As the world’s largest and fastest-growing professional network, LinkedIn is a fantastic place for businesses of all sizes to reach professionals with targeted messaging. That’s why today we’re announcing LinkedIn DirectAds, a new online product designed for LinkedIn members who want to market their business, product, or service to other members. While large brands and companies will be best served by contacting our sales team, DirectAds lets LinkedIn members…

  • Jack Chou

    Today, Yahoo! announced their intention to aggressively support semantic web standards. At LinkedIn, we’ve been excited to work closely with Amit Kumar and others at Yahoo! in leveraging their Open Search platform. In the coming months, Yahoo! search results will display LinkedIn Public Profiles in a richer and more compelling format. (example below) What does it mean for the LinkedIn User? LinkedIn is all about letting you control and promote your brand identity as a…