What data does the Browser Extension input into Beamery?
How does the Beamery Browser Extension work?
The Beamery Browser Extension is a powerful sourcing tool that allows you to add new candidates to your CRM and make updates to existing candidate profiles directly from web pages and social media profiles. Incorporating the Beamery Browser Extension into your candidate sourcing process allows you to quickly and easily add a candidate’s contact information, education, experience, resume, and more to Beamery as soon as you find it - without ever leaving their social profile. Using the Beamery Browser Extension automates the manual contact creation process and can save you a lot of time. When using the Beamery Browser Extension, you can add candidates to Pools, apply Global Tags, and add them to Campaigns right from the Extension. This means you can begin nurturing relationships with candidates as soon as you find their profiles. The Beamery Extension automates only the kinds of actions recruiters and sourcers might otherwise make manually (i.e. no ‘background or invisible actions or data scraping). Copying (or scraping) data from public websites is a legal practice but at Beamery we are careful to do so in a way that also adheres to our partner terms of service, including those of our partners at LinkedIn.
How do I download the Browser Extension?
The Browser Extension is publicly available via the Google Chrome store and complies with Chrome store terms. You can download the Beamery Browser Extension from the Google Chrome Store, here. To install the Beamery Chrome Extension, just click ‘Add to Chrome’ from this page, and then click ‘Add Extension’ in the pop-up window that appears.
Does Beamery Limit the number of profile PDFs I’m able to download?
Beamery limits the number of extension-automated PDF downloads to 100 per day in order to align with Linkedin’s recommendations and user terms of service.
Will LinkedIn flag my account if I use the Chrome Extension?
Given the safeguards (e.g. to number of pdf downloads) in the Extension our testing doesn’t anticipate any flags from using the Extension.
Does Beamery log all my InMail?
No. Beamery only logs recruiter’s sent InMail and only if the recruiter chooses to turn on logging. InMails received from contacts are not logged. We are in discussions with LinkedIn about a potential future InMail API that may make this possible, but there are no dates confirmed at this time.