Berkeley college – Online
Dr. Ronald Posluns
May 20st, 2012
Describe and evaluate a major corporation’s Website in these four areas: (1) product information, (2) corporation’s contact information, (3) customization of products for customers, and (4) customer information at purchase.
LinkedIn started out in the living room of co-founder Reid Hoffman in 2002.The site officially launched on May 5, 2003. At the end of the first month in operation, LinkedIn had a total of 4,500 members in the network. As of March 31, 2012, professionals are signing up to join LinkedIn at a rate of approximately two new members per second. The company is publicly held and has a diversified business model with revenues coming from hiring solutions, marketing solutions and premium subscriptions. LinkedIn takes your professional network online, giving you access to people, knowledge, jobs and opportunities like never before. Built upon trusted connections and relationships, LinkedIn has established the world’s largest and most powerful professional network. Currently, more than 20 million professionals are on LinkedIn, including executives from all five hundred of the Fortune 500 companies, as well as a wide range of household names in technology, financial services, media, consumer packaged goods, entertainment, and numerous other industries. LinkedIn is backed by world-class investors including Sequoia Capital, Greylock, the European Founders Fund, and Bessemer Venture Partners. The general contact information is email@example.com or 650-687-3560.
More than 2 million companies have LinkedIn Company Pages. LinkedIn represents a valuable demographic for marketers with an affluent & influential membership. More than 60,000 developers are using LinkedIn APIs to create innovative tools and services for professionals, averaging over two billion API calls per month as of March 31, 2012. As of March 31, 2012,