Top 5 Professional Networking Site

By Partho, Gaea News Network
Monday, August 31, 2009

professional-networkingIf it works for social bees, it should work for professionals? This is what runs the hundful of social networking for professionals like LinkedIn, and Xing. Of course, Facebook is fast growing into businesses vying for advertising opportunities and event promotion still it remains the Place for romance and socializing, but what about professionals looking for web presence to highlight their USP. Well, there are professional networking sites, which offer access to customer leads, investors, business partners, job candidates, and employers. You can sign up with these online professional networking communities as a company or as an individual to take advantage of recruiting opportunities, cross-promotional events and much more. We listed the top 5 professional networking site to help you out to carve a web presence.



It’s the first name that creeps into our mind when looking for a professional networking site. It a hub for all the professional - alumni, business associates, recent graduates and other professionals.



Simply this networking site open the door to get in touch with thousands of professionals and companies. With its professional contact manager you can organize your new friends and colleagues. One of the most valuable and valuable feature of Xing is the Business Accelerator application that allows you to find experts at the click of a button. There could no better platform to market yourself in a professional context and open up new avenues for growth.



Basically its business-oriented social networking site geared for professionals looking to create a network of contacts. The other way round businessmen use it to empower their database that would assist them in their recruiting efforts.  Unlike other networks Spoke is an open network that allows the users to search the entire network for potential network.


Silicon India


It’s the fastest growing professional networking site in India. Some even nickname it as Indian LinkedIn. Silicon India has an extensive network that includes professionals from diverse fields. Bloggers to job career


This is again a popular networking site spanning Indian professionals. It offers almost all the key features of LinkedIn from finding for connections, finding inside connection in a business, getting introduced by a common contact, hiring employees or getting hired by employers.


April 17, 2010: 5:08 am

integrating social tools in Professional Networking Website - a worldwide new Professional Networking website with Social Networking Tools which let people manages their social and professional activities from one place. It’s designed in such a way that it can help everyone to develop an exceptionally powerful personal and professional network from one site. The differences I found between paracalls and other professional networking websites are, the integrated social tools like, instant messenger of yahoo, msn, gtalk, aol as well as facebook and twitter. Also there is option of job posting, create a company website, build a resume and some more features that are very important and I liked. There are many professional networking websites but I like paracalls among them and I am sure You also like it.

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You need to explore a new site when you have a chance… It’s Profession Junction ( and targets businesses, organizations and professionals for networking.

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