How To Spot A Bot On LinkedIn

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Spot a bot on LinkedIn? Either you are wondering what the heck I’m talking about, or you know all too well. Here are some tips for avoiding them.

Mike Ellsworth‘s insight:

The LinkedIn bot "problem has become so huge that LinkedIn has filed a lawsuit against an unknown “Doe-defendant” who is using Amazon Web Services to set up these profiles and scrape data for online recruiting purposes. In this case, they are trying to get out of paying LinkedIn to use LinkedIn’s proprietary recruiting software."

This great article gives you tips for recognizing fake LinkedIn connectors.

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