XING Adds File-Attachment Uploads, Birthday Reminders

XINGLogo.jpgEuropean online business network XING added file-attachment uploads for members’ profiles and automatic birthday reminders by email to its feature list.

Each premium member can now upload up to three files of up to two megabytes apiece in size, enabling users to showcase work samples or references.

And premium members will now be automatically informed when contacts are celebrating their birthdays and given the option to send congratulations messages.

“Our strategic aim here is clear: to establish XING as a business platform used by an ever greater number of professionals in their daily working lives,” XING CEO Dr. Stefan Gross-Selbeck said.