Scribd, the digital library leader has acquired a presentation-sharing service, SlideShare from LinkedIn. Scribd provides unparalleled access to the world’s best content, offering millions of high-quality, informative ebooks, audiobooks, podcasts, sheet music, and magazines alongside over 100 million engaging user-uploaded documents. This includes study guides, business templates, self-published stories, and much more.
SlideShare was acquired by LinkedIn, the professional networking platform in May 2012, and over the last eight years, the SlideShare team, product, and community have helped incorporate the ability to upload, share, and discuss documents on LinkedIn. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.