The traffic LinkedIn drives to publishers has dropped 44 percent this year

by Lucia Moses
LinkedIn used to be a steady referral source for many publishers. But that’s changed as the social network for professionals has prioritized its own media and its contributor network. For the first eight months of the year, referral traffic to SimpleReach’s 1,000 publisher base declined 44 percent, according to the firm, which provides industry content performance measurement and distribution.Read the full article