With 200 million members LinkedIn is now valued at more than $18 billion

With 200 million members LinkedIn is now valued at more than $18 billionAs we reported in January LinkedIn revealed it had hit a significant milestone as it passed the 200 million-member mark.

Of those 200 million more than 11 million members are in the UK, a similar number are in Brazil, and 74 million are in the US. It is far smaller than Facebook and Twitter, but quietly the professional social network is attracting very positive numbers. Not only are its membership numbers shooting up, but so is its value.

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal  LinkedIn is now valued at more than $18bn.  Read More »