Learn with BinaryM • May 22, 2017
LinkedIn is growing exponentially and the way people use it is changing, it’s now a platform that’s hard to ignore, check out these interesting facts….
There are 433 million registered Linkedin users
40% of users check LinkedIn daily – they ‘check’ daily, but not necessarily active.
70% of LinkedIn users being based outside of the US – there is a world outside of the US.
A professional photo makes your profile 14 times more likely to be viewed.
Males make up 56% of LinkedIn’s users.
The average user spends 17 minutes per month on LinkedIn per month! So if 40% come in daily, they only stay for less than 30 seconds.
The average CEO has 930 connections – 930 useful or useless connections.
Asia has over 109 million registered users, and the UK at 20 million – so, where is your market?
13% of LinkedIn users do not have a Facebook account.
59% of LinkedIn users don’t use Twitter.
The most overused profile word continues to be “Motivated” – which also topped 2014 and 2015.
13% of 15 – 34 year olds use LinkedIn.
LinkedIn owns 4% of total global social sharing.
There are 39 million students or recent graduates on LinkedIn.
Asia has the most LinkedIn users, with over 109 million registered users. This is followed by Europe at 104 million, the UK at 20 million and the Middle East with 18 million.
130,000 long-form posts are generated per week.
There are 19.7 million Slideshares uploaded to LinkedIn.
The top destination for LinkedIn users? Paris.
41% of millionaires use LinkedIn.
IT and Services is the most represented industry on LinkedIn.
Career Management is the most popular long-form post topic.
So how are you using LinkedIn to generate leads and grow your business?
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