Snaptu, the breakthrough mobile app platform, and LinkedIn, the world's largest professional network on the Internet with more than 90 million members worldwide, today launched the new LinkedIn mobile application for mass market phones.
Built on the Snaptu mobile app platform, the LinkedIn app brings smartphone-like user experience to over 2,500 different mobile devices, representing around 80% of the devices sold worldwide.
LinkedIn will now be available worldwide as a part of the Snaptu mobile app, which is already used by over 30 million people worldwide. It will join a range of other popular web and online services, including Facebook, Twitter and over 30 other news, sport, weather and entertainment services.
Snaptu has partnerships with mobile operators and device manufacturers across the US, Europe and Asia, including Nokia, SonyEricsson, BlackBerry-RIM, Airtel, Vodafone Essar, Reliance, Idea Cellular, Tata Docomo, Aircel, Samsung, Micromax, Karbonn, Fly, Spice, Lava, Beetel and Zen, so millions of mobile users will have the Snaptu app pre-loaded on their device.
To add LinkedIn, simply go to “Add more” and select “LinkedIn” and it will appear on your homescreen.To download the LinkedIn app on Snaptu, please visit m.snaptu.com from your mobile device.