LinkedIn Steady Rev Growth Hits $534M

LinkedIn on Thursday reported that revenue rose 47% in the second quarter, with growth in its ad businesses picking up from the prior quarter. Sales from LinkedIn's premium subscriptions business increased 49% to $322 million, or 60% of overall revenue. Marketing Solutions -- its advertising division -- rose 44% to $106 million, or 20% of overall revenue. ...


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The Tour De What?

You have childhood, then an empty sea of "bikelessness," and then an island (not growing too much) of older amateur racers, club cyclists, triathletes and weekend warriors of various Spandex-wearing stripes. ...

Events & Awards

Each year, all year, MediaPost hosts more than 30 events across a range of marketing disciplines ... including our OMMA events, Insider Summits and Creative Media, OMMA and Appy Awards. Chances are some are just right for you.

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Sharknado Eats Twitter -- But So Far, Not the Other Way Around

Apparently -- unlike sharks-gone-terrestrial -- it's not time to kill off Twitter, just yet. The social network this week saw its stock jump 30% after reporting its second quarter earnings, which showed that the platform increased ...

Publishers Still Waiting For The Tablet Revolution

By and large, magazine publishers have made comparably little progress in convincing their readers to consume their publications on the tablet, and few are able to derive significant revenue from their tablet apps. One of the ...

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