Friday, June 29, 2012

LinkedIn blocks Twitter auto-feeds

An indicator of things to come? LinkedIn notified members that "Starting today Tweets will no longer be displayed on LinkedIn.

We know that sharing updates from LinkedIn to Twitter is a valuable service for our members. Moving forward, you will still be able to share updates with your Twitter audience by posting them on LinkedIn."

You can still share updates on both LinkedIn and Twitter!
  • Simply start your conversation on LinkedIn.
  • Compose your update
  • Check the box with the Twitter icon, and click “Share.”

This procedure will automatically push your update to both your LinkedIn connections and your Twitter followers just as before.

What changes can I expect to see on LinkedIn? Any conversation you start on Twitter will no longer be automatically shared with your LinkedIn network, even if you synced your LinkedIn and Twitter accounts."

I sense something bigger coming!

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