LinkedIn has announced a new notifications feature that lets you know in real-time whenever someone has shared something, viewed your profile, accepts your invitation, etc. A notification flag will be placed at the top of the homepage along with a new Inbox envelope icon.
A red circle will appear when you have something new like comments or likes on your shares. LinkedIn notifications will be available soon on the mobile device. This new feature is rolling out today and it make take a few weeks for all LinkedIn members to see it.