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Heads up, LinkedIn users: 93% of recruiters are looking at you. LinkedIn users hunting for a job may want to spruce up their profiles.

Heads up, LinkedIn users: 93% of recruiters are looking at you

A recent survey from Jobvite found that 93 percent of job recruiters tap into LinkedIn to find qualified candidates, up from 87 percent last year and 78 percent in 2010. But the other popular social networks are growing in influence as well. The 30 Most Popular Passwords Stolen From LinkedIn [INFOGRAPHIC] 6 Things on Your LinkedIn Profile That Shouldn't Be on Your Resume. Gerrit Hall is the CEO and co-founder of RezScore, a free web application that reads, analyzes and grades resumes instantly.

6 Things on Your LinkedIn Profile That Shouldn't Be on Your Resume

Connect with Gerrit and RezScore on Facebook and Twitter. Many people think their LinkedIn profiles and their resumes are interchangeable, but you should not send your entire LinkedIn profile into a potential employer and expect to land an interview. While there is the LinkedIn Resume Builder, all that does is reformat your existing profile into a resume — it's not tailored enough to show the value you could bring to the specific job you’re applying for. Sure, LinkedIn and your resume have a lot in common. They both include your professional summary, experience, skills, contact information, education and important links. 6 Things on Your LinkedIn Profile That Shouldn't Be on Your Resume.

LinkedIn Updates 'People You May Know' Feature. LinkedIn has tweaked its People You May Know feature with a streamlined look and more accurate recommendations, the company announced Tuesday.

LinkedIn Updates 'People You May Know' Feature

The update, announced on LinkedIn's blog, has also made it easier to filter results by company or school. To do so, you merely click on a logo to narrow the recommendations. 5 Tips For Using LinkedIn's Mobile Site. LinkedIn's mobile site is a powerful way to get in touch with its 135 million users.

5 Tips For Using LinkedIn's Mobile Site

February 13, 2012 Have you checked out LinkedIn's mobile site yet? No, not the mobile app–the in-browser mobile site. It's very powerful and very useful for connecting with LinkedIn's 135 million users. LinkedIn Plans Mobile Ads This Year. Three Ways To Use Linked In If You're NOT Looking For A Job. A post last week on pimping your LinkedIn profile drew a big response and led to a divide in comments about whether people should be using LinkedIn.

Three Ways To Use Linked In If You're NOT Looking For A Job

One of the bigger misconceptions in the comments was that LinkedIn is primarily a job-hunting site. But there are reasons to use LinkedIn even if you have a job you love, aside from the obvious benefits of keeping up on your industry and making connections with potential business partners. Among them: LinkedIn is a great contact manager.