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Gabriel Demmerle (gab) Belgium

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Gabriel Demmerle (gab) Belgium
10/14/14, 4:09 AM

LinkedIn has changed its API terms & conditions and doesn’t permit people search anymore on its standard API for new accounts. Access on people search has also been strongly restricted on already existing API accounts. You'd have to apply for a partnership with LinkedIn to use this function correctly, as stated on their website (only two partners exist at the moment for CRM use…):

“- It may not be used for the purposes of database matching, candidate sourcing, or lead generation without an established business relationship with LinkedIn. For information on partnership opportunities, and how to apply, visit our Partner Programs page.

- You can never store data returned from the People Search API.”


At this state, the module is not usable for new API accounts thus will not be actively promoted anymore.

Julian Robbins United Kingdom
8/6/15, 1:44 PM

thanks for this. i knew it was broken and guessed at the reasons why but did not know the background ..

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