LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network with more than 175 million members worldwide and over 16 million in India, has launched an upgraded version of its mobile applications. The application is available for iOS, Android, and Symbian operating systems.
The upgrade brings in new features like Jobs, Jobs You May be Interested In (JYMBII), Notifications and Company Pages.
LinkedIn is seeing an increase in usage of its mobile app with 23 per cent of members now visiting the social network through the mobile app, up 10 per cent from the previous year.
“Being the fastest-growing consumer service on LinkedIn, mobile is an extremely important part of our offerings for professionals. Keeping in mind that today’s workforce is constantly on the move, enhancing our mobile platform is a conscious step towards making our members more productive and successful. Our team of world class engineers is focused on developing tools that our members see value in,” said Hari V Krishnan, country manager, LinkedIn India.
In addition to this, LinkedIn has also launched its application for iPad in several international languages viz. French, German, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese and Korean.