LinkedIn Reaches 300 Million Members Worldwide

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD), the world's largest professional network on the Internet, announced today that it has reached 300 million members in more than 200 countries and territories. The company has added more than 23 million members since December 31, 2013. 

Currently 67 percent of LinkedIn members are located outside the United States. In addition to crossing 300 million members globally, LinkedIn also surpassed more than 100 million members in the U.S.

In a blog post about the milestones, LinkedIn's SVP of product & user experience, Deep Nishar, discusses the company's vision of connecting all of the world's professionals and its plans for continued growth.

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About LinkedIn

Founded in 2003, LinkedIn connects the world's professionals to make them more productive and successful. With approximately 300 million members worldwide, including executives from every Fortune 500 company, LinkedIn is the world's largest professional network on the Internet. The company has a diversified business model with revenue coming from Talent Solutions, Marketing Solutions and Premium Subscriptions products. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, LinkedIn has offices across the globe.