There are more than 330 million profiles, 2 million jobs, 3 million companies, nearly 20 million SlideShares and member posts and more. While that?s certainly a lot of content, it shouldn?t take you a lot of time to find exactly what you need when you come to LinkedIn.
This year, we have been hard at work reengineering search, tailoring it to your needs with the goal of making it easier for you to find what you want, when you want it ? faster than ever before. How much faster? Let?s put it this way, for each day that our members use the instant search experience we rolled out recently, we could save our members more than a year of cumulative time spent searching. That?s more time for you to spend looking for your dream job, checking out a company you?re interested in, connecting with an old colleague or finding that industry expert to help you with your next project.
Here are just a few of the changes we?ve made:
Help where you need it: Often times you know exactly who or what you?re looking for on LinkedIn. But let?s say you just walked out of a meeting with someone whose name you aren?t sure how to spell ? maybe it?s Kristin, but it could be Kristen, Krysten or even Krystin. We?ll help you find the right person by surfacing results that are most likely to be of interest to you based on connections, companies or groups you may share with that person.
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