How to Back Up Your LinkedIn Profile and Protect your Data

When was the last time you backed up your LinkedIn data and connections? LinkedIn, and other social media platforms are great until they are broken.  One way to break your online profile is to make a mistake and have the account suspended.  Is it time to back up your LinkedIn …

3 LinkedIn Spam Risks and How to Avoid Them

LinkedIn Spam

Think about this, we just connected on LinkedIn but does this mean  you have permission to add me to your mailing list?  Have I actually opted in? The answer is no.  In order to subscribe I need to complete your opt-in form, or tell you I want to subscribe. On LinkedIn I …

How you can Become a LinkedIn Guru in 18 Steps

How to become a LinkedIn Guru

I’m known as an international LinkedIn expert, the LinkedIn Demystifier, and some even call me a LinkedIn guru, but what does this mean? What is a LinkedIn Guru and how can YOU become a LinkedIn guru?   Having up to date knowledge and expertise around LinkedIn and social media strategy …

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How to Publish Content on LinkedIn Using Article Marketing Strategies

Did you know that you can share your blog content or publish articles directly on the LinkedIn platform?  There is so much more to publishing an article on LinkedIn than writing and hitting Publish.  We will step through how to publish content on LinkedIn, and how to get maximum leverage. The …

The LinkedIn Direct Links List

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The LinkedIn interface is constantly evolving, with features moving like the staircases at Hogwarts. Some are removed, others are moved and some links are no longer anywhere in a menu. Save time, stress, and stop pulling out your hair by bookmarking this list of direct links to hidden or old features, …

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How to use LinkedIn Native Video

Better late than never. LinkedIn is finally rolling out native video to the mobile app. Being a B2B and career platform, video adds another layer to your professional storytelling ability without having to create and publish elsewhere. Thanks to Koka Sexton for the heads up. From sharing video with updates, to …

39 Ways to Engage your Event Audience on Social Media with Hashtags

Hashtags are a powerful social media tool that is no longer limited to just Twitter.  Use across most social networks to find content, streamline conversations and engage your audience. Why Use a Hashtag? Adding a relevant hashtag to your post allows your content to be indexed and easily found by a …

LinkedIn Profile Guide – Character Limits 2017

LinkedIn Summary Formula

When it comes to building your LinkedIn profile, it is important to optimise the online real estate to be found and followed by the right people.  But just how much real estate do you have to maximise your presence each section? Leverage the words and white space by firstly understanding the limitations of …