LinkedIn: 175K New Profiles Created A Day, 3B People Searches As Of September 2012

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http://techcrunch.com – Senior VP of Products and User Experience of LinkedIn, Deep Nishar, discussed the company approach to design and iteration, which is extremely interesting. He says that since January 2009, its membership has climbed from 32M to 175M+ members. That’s quite a lift for a niche network, especially one that isn’t all fun and games like Facebook. Over time, the company made things like the “share” button more accessible, and it saw instant increases in engagement. Nishar says that users “Love it.” The company pays very close attention to its users, as there’ (IT news)