Have you been seeing a new rush of endorsements from LinkedIn recently?
If so, that’s probably because your friends and associates are trying the new LinkedIn Endorsements: Give Kudos with Just One Click.
That’s right. You can new easily endorse people you are connected to with one click.
There has been some discussion that maybe it will be too easy to endorse people. So the endorsements won’t be valuable.
This article pulls some quotes about people’s feelings on LinkedIn Endorsements: LinkedIn users give thumbs down to Endorsements – The Frontline – a blog from V3.co.uk
“As the feature stands, it’s really just eye-candy for Linkedin, perhaps catching the attention of an employer but quickly fading away under detailed scrutiny.”
But so far I feel like people are endorsing me accurately. And I feel they are endorsing people in my industry accurately.
So you go LinkedIn Endorsements!
I think this is a good idea and will be helpful to the Web community as a whole.
Here’s my complete in-depth video review of LinkedIn Endorsements: