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LinkedIn launches Sponsored Updates

Content marketing options come to the social network for businesses

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LinkedIn selling more marketing content into users' feeds

LinkedIn is giving companies the ability to place their marketing content into users' feeds, in a move that expands the site's revenue opportunities.

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Fake Twitter-follower market is adapting, growing, and getting ever cheaper

The market for buying social media fans is more vibrant than ever, and services designed to detect scammers are proving increasingly useless.

Kill time between meetings with LinkedIn’s smarter mobile search

Facebook isn’t the only company betting big on search. LinkedIn on Tuesday delivered its advanced Web-based search features to its pair of mobile apps.


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Facebook might jump into news with rumored Reader

Reports of a Facebook newsreader continue to swirl, but it's unclear how the social network would present content.


LinkedIn outage prompts security concerns

LinkedIn's domain name was temporarily redirected to a third-party server Thursday, which resulted in a service outage and potentially put user accounts at risk of compromise.


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5 products Facebook should announce instead of Instagram video

Rumors are swirling that Facebook plans to roll out a Vine-like video looping feature for Instagram, which wouldn't be surprising. We pick five other products the social network should consider.



How LinkedIn's three newest features can work for you

LinkedIn launches two-step verification, a redesigned 'Who's Viewed Your Profile' and adds the capability to upload photos, video and documents to your status updates. Here's what you need to know about the changes.

LinkedIn finally joins two-factor authentication club

The foremost social site for professional networking Friday rolled out two-step verification to help users prevent hacking attempts.

9 social media mistakes your business must avoid

One errant or rogue post can derail your business’s reputation. Learn what not to do from these real-world cautionary tales.