Do all of you know that with LINKEDIN if you send an invite and receive a certain number of people responding with I DON'T KNOW - they restrict your account and you cannot send more invites? Also,…Continue
"I recently got 2 "you are reaching your idk limit" messages, and being green at LinkedIn, continued inviting folks, not knowing what the warnings really meant. then I got a message which said either click the "I agree"…"
"We can only respond to the information we are given. In an earlier comment you stated that you need to send out "50 messages a day and that is the low end."
If you have had your account restricted both paid and free I think it would be…"
"A. This restriction happened to me while both paying for their service and while not paying for their service.
B. Again, I do not send out 50 invites per day.
C. Without knowing all of the particulars…"
"Not harsh Marie, just accurate. My point was that if you are sending 50 requests to connect per day you are probably going to continue to get a lot of IDK's and many people particularly in IT get a ton of them so they have started…"
That was the reason I posted this. So many people are unware of this policy. Especially people that just have a profile and don't send out invites and certain industries don't know all of the…"
"Marie, thank you for this post. Not everyone knows the ins and outs of Linkedin and this serves as a notification and reminder. Linkedin has been reshaping how it works and I think we will see more restrictions in the future. "
I have been reading your replies. I have been holding my tongue until now. Your accusations of basically saying that I am spamming people are completely unfounded and you are not privy the details of my…"
"Great point about people using it as a job board, Amy. I'm sure LI does that to keep people who aren't really there to make new connections from being spammed/harassed. Groups are a great workaround.
Here you go, it will save a few emails. There is also a whole section in the user agreement that indicates if you send connection requests to people you do not know and they flag them as spam, they will can your spam. There is…"
"Marie, I have Reid Hoffman's email somewhere. I'll send it to you ion Linkedin. I'm sure he'd like to know your plight.
Marie said she has questions that need to be answered, and they should be.
"They already did. You get a warning on your account first it pops up right in front of your very little eyeballs it says , You are nearing the number of i don't know responses that will cause your account to be restricted. Please…"
"Indeed Bill .. LinkedIn does have a problem getting back to users ... Perhaps they could use Google's example of working with a forum where users can support other users questions. But Sandra does have a point ... If a web service issues…"
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