Here are some great LinkedIn alternatives in case you want to try out something new.

Xing linkedin alternative It is not widely adopted in North America, but used globally and has enough penetration in Europe to have good networking effects.  It has a page rank of 9 which is very high and shows trust.  Facebook is also page rank 9.

Branchout LinkedIn alternative

BranchOut is the world’s largest professional network with over 800 million searchable profiles.

On BranchOut, users utilize their social network from Facebook to discover all of their inside connections for jobs, recruiting and sales.


Doostang is a community of over 1 Million elite professionals with inside access to thousands of jobs from top employers.


Zerply is a network for the world’s top creative talent in TV, film, and games.  Ideal for creating online resume, Zerply allows sending potential employers an attractive filled page with information about your social connections, including experience, skills, and other resume data.

Twylah LinkedIn alternative

Twylah utilizes the power of Twitter to conduct its networking business. Twylah allows users to create Twitter brand pages which can extend your presence beyond the popular microblogging site.