Posts tagged with Social Plugins

The new LinkedIn Platform: Facebook's platform for professionals

LinkedIn may not be the same kind of social network, but leading up to its IPO, it's trying to take a few pages from Facebook's playbook.

Recently, it launched new features around its share button, similar in nature to the Like button. And yesterday, it announced a new LinkedIn Platform, complete with Plugins that resemble Facebook's Social Plugins.

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Facebook Comments: caveat emptor for publishers

Recently, Facebook rolled out a refreshed version of its Comments Box social plugin.

The free plugin makes it easy for publishers to add Facebook-themed commenting functionality to their websites. And it gives Facebook yet another hook into the web that exists outside its walled garden.

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