November 16

Dear LinkedIn: UI help desperately needed

Anyone who has a LinkedIn account probably knows of the pain I’m about to describe.

The scenario

You’ve received an invitation to connect from someone who seems only vaguely familiar.

When you mouseover the person’s name on the pending invitations page, LinkedIn generates a pop-up that shows you the second-degree connections. In this example, there are 19.

LinkedIn Invitation
Figure 1. LinkedIn Invitation To Connect; 19 connections

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