• LinkedIn, now owned by Microsoft, claimed 500 million users of its business-focused social network
  • The users come from more than 200 countries
  • LinkedIn lists more than 10 million active job posts from more than 9 million companies
  • LinkedIn has about 227 million monthly active users
  • Microsoft acquired LinkedIn for $26.2 billion dollars.

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LinkedIn Breaks the 500 Million-User Mark