LinkedIn and imeem to use Gomez SN customer base

Gomez announced two new companies have joined its expanding social network customer base. LinkedIn, the world's premiere business network, and imeem, inc., the leading next-generation online community for social media, will leverage the Gomez ExperienceFirst network to test, monitor, manage and optimise the performance of their websites - delivering superior web experiences that satisfy their millions of members worldwide.

They join care2.com, JibJab Media, Piczo, Snapvine, Tagged, Veoh Networks and other household social network brands that are already benefiting from the Gomez ExperienceFirst network - the industry's largest external performance monitoring network with over 12,000 testing locations worldwide.

"User experience is extremely important to us, and we strive to deliver high levels of web site performance," said Dalton Caldwell, founder and CEO of imeem. "As our web site and social media community grows rapidly, we depend upon monitoring products such as the Gomez ExperienceFirst network to ensure that we continue to provide a quality user experience."

"For these web-dependent businesses, delivering a superior online customer experience is mission-critical to building their brand and reputation, growing their user base, and importantly, generating revenue. "said Bruce Reading, Gomez's president of worldwide field operations.