LinkedIn, a business and professional networking platform, has passed the 100 million member mark in India.
According to Ashutosh Gupta, country manager of LinkedIn India, the Indian market is the fastest growing in terms of member engagement. This networking platform is used by professionals for meaningful conversations, exchanging ideas and opportunities, and fortifying career paths through upskilling. Gupta also stated in a LinkedIn post that Indian users spent more than 4.6 million hours learning on the networking platform in 2022 alone. Furthermore, LinkedIn announced that it will offer nine skill-based courses for free until March 15, 2023, in order to assist working professionals in upskilling themselves.