A good article has appeared on R Bloggers on how to analyse LinkedIn using R.

It shows how to analyse using a package called RlinkedIn to create a Wordcloud/TagCloud.

tag cloud

Rlinkedin can also be used to query a number of Linkedin API’s

  • Connections API
  • Profile API
  • People Search API
  • Job Search API
  • Company Profile API
  • Groups API
  • Share API