How to Disable LinkedIn Endorsements

June 14, 2013 by Kristin Burnham, PC World Six months ago, LinkedIn launched a new feature called Endorsements, which is located in the “Skills & Expertise” section near the bottom of your profile. Endorsements in LinkedIn Endorsements let your connections vote up your skills and areas of expertise. Your skills are then ranked and re-ranked […]

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LinkedIn Endorsements Explained

January 15, 2013 by David Chartier, MacWorld The way we find jobs and pitch ourselves to prospective employers is changing rapidly, and LinkedIn is trying to help you stay ahead of the game. The “social network for professionals” recently introduced a new feature called Endorsements that, with a little help from your coworkers and close […]

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How to Control Google Results About YOU!

January 3, 2012 by brandyourself.com How BrandYourself Works Use BrandYourself to make sure search engines find and rank your most relevant results at the top, improving your personal brand. 1. Submit and create relevant content about yourself (your personal brand). Start by submitting any content that already exists — your LinkedIn profile, your personal website, […]

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StumbleUpon drives more referral traffic than YouTube, Twitter, Reddit, LinkedIn and Digg combined

November 14, 2011 Social media marketing and sharing is dominated by the big three: Facebook, Twitter and YouTube . However, as you can see by these real-time stats, StumbleUpon drives more referral traffic than YouTube, Twitter, Reddit, LinkedIn and Digg combined. Source: StatCounter Global Stats – Social Media Market Share Stats are based on aggregate […]

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Turn Your Resume Into a Gorgeous, Web-Based Infographic

July 9, 2011 by by Jolie O’Dell, mashable.com A new app called Vizualize.me will instantly turn your LinkedIn profile into a stunning infographic, all through the power of code — no graphic design skills required. Pulling all your career information from your LinkedIn profile via LinkedIn’s API, Vizualize.me creates clean graphical representations of your skills, […]

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RHED Pixel with Rich Harrington: A 2-day Social Media Seminar

March 10-11, 2011 Presented by Richard Harrington, RHED Pixel I attended an open house at RHED Pixel these last two days, my first since December 2009. During the event I attended all of Rich Harrington’s informational presentations.He went in depth into the Big-3 social networking sites, blogging trends, and networking.  Statistics were covered including facts […]

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Showcase Creative Work Online: Adding a New Dimension to Your LinkedIn Profile

September 29, 2010 by Victoria Ipri, CEO of Modello Media, Inc. *An end-result example of this article can be found on my own LinkedIn site at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/jeffriegel and on the Behance Network at:  http://bit.ly/bSzJm9 –Jeff If your business requires that you showcase creative work online, you may feel exasperated that no singular professional site exists […]

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