LinkedIn Marketing, , Technology

LinkedIn Testing New Weather Notification Feature

LinkedIn appears to be testing a weather notification across the header bar area. Since yesterday, hovering over the weather information icon indicates that the service is “Power by sun365”, the makers of a Google Chrome extension and the weather dashboard website sun365.me. And, yes, they say “power,” not “powered.” This appears to be an extremely limited test trial, or an extremely slow rollout, as I was unable to find even one other person that is seeing this feature. The big question is, why? My off-the-cuff guess is that they must believe that more people will start their morning with LinkedIn

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Google Places > Google Plus Pages For Business (for Now)

This won’t be yet another post encouraging you to go set up your Google Plus Page for business immediately, nor will it give you instructions on how to do so. Admittedly, that is what I was hoping to suggest at the release of Google+, and despite my preparation for a webinar to that end, I must realistically offer an alternative … for now. Why not just dive in? Well, while we should allow for the fact that Google+ Pages are still brand new, they have come up short in many key areas. Here are just a few: It doesn’t appear that there

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