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How to add a LinkedIn company page in Sprout Social?

Sprout allows users to manage Facebook pages, Twitter accounts, G+ accounts, and personal LinkedIn profiles, but as far as I can tell it's impossible to add LinkedIn company pages. Is this true? Or ...
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Why do Microsoft and LinkedIn text me from the same number?

(I'm not totally sure if this question is a match for this site, but I can't figure which StackExchange site is best; if I ought to migrate, I welcome any suggestions.) I recently enabled two-factor ...
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Adding imported contacts on LinkedIn—who are already there

I imported contacts from my Gmail to LinkedIn. I then went to imported contacts to add new people to my user. I see I can select all, but only for one letter at a time. And I don't have the ability to ...
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List all polls that have been created in an interest group on LinkedIn

Is there any way to list all the polls that have been created in a given interest group on LinkedIn?
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LinkedIn: “Sorry the results for this poll are no longer available.”

I posted a poll one year and a half ago in a LinkedIn group. It now says "Sorry the results for this poll are no longer available.". Does that mean the moderators removed the results for the poll? Or ...
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How can I list all the posts I have written in a given interest group on LinkedIn?

I wrote a few posts in an interest group on LinkedIn: How can I list all the posts I have written in a given interest group on LinkedIn?
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Is there a setting that allows LinkedIn to “forget” my email contact list?

The last time I logged in to the LinkedIn app on my Android smartphone, the app asked me to read info from my email contacts to suggest me people I know that are registered in LinkedIn. Now I would ...
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When does the next year become available as a start date in LinkedIn?

I got accepted to study a degree next year, and wanted to add it to LinkedIn and Facebook, but I cannot set the start date to next year on LinkedIn. On Facebook it is fine, you can add things to ...
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Make LinkedIn forget data collected from my e-mail address

When I created my LinkedIn account, I made the big stupid mistake of letting the site wander through my mail. Is there any way how to make LinkedIn forget all this data about the people I ever mailed ...
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How to resurrect one's Amazon Reading List data in Shelfari?

As some of you may know, Amazon Reading List was a LinkedIn app that disappeared from LinkedIn recently (early 2013, I think). (The app page still exists, but if you try to "add" the application, ...
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Is a Company Page forever linked to its creator on LinkedIn?

Two of the requirement to create a company page on LinkedIn, are 1) You must have a personal LinkedIn profile set up with your true first and last name. 4) You're a current company employee ...
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How can I import an hResume into LinkedIn?

I have a public CV at careers.stackoverflow.com which supports the hResume format. I understand that LinkedIn supports hResume format. How can I import my careers.stackoverflow.com resume into ...
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How is it possible to get 51 groups in LinkedIn?

The FAQ says: How many subgroups can I be a member of at one time? 50. How is it possible to get 51 groups? https://www.linkedin.com/anet?dispSortAnets=&trk=my_groups-h_gn-settings :
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Complete list of Linkedin Skills

Does anyone know if the complete list of skills used in LinkedIn.com can be exported, or downloaded? I'm building a volunteer website and this would be handy to have.
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How can I change the language in my LinkedIn profile?

My default language on LinkedIn website is Italian and I have compiled my job profile in both Italian and English versions. How can I set the default profile to English for the visitors? Currently it ...
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How to stop people tracking my views on LinkedIn?

In LinkedIn, whenever you visit a profile, that person will know that you have viewed their profile. Is there a "settings" page for us to disable this tracking feature?
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Is there a way to remove the Pulse updates section on the LinkedIn homepage?

When I log into LinkedIn, I see Pulse updates at the top of my screen, and I find them often not applicable. Is there a way to stop the Pulse updates on the LinkedIn homepage (that is, to remove it or ...
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Does LinkedIn sometimes requires sign-in to view profiles?

For a few weeks, LinkedIn has been requiring me to sign in before I'm allowed to view profiles, including my own. I know it's not simply an invitation to join LinkedIn because: There is no "skip" ...
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How often are linked image refreshed in a LinkedIn profile?

I added a linked image in my LinkedIn profile: how often is it supposed to get refreshed?
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Any way to stop LinkedIn from asking for my email account password so it can spam my contacts?

On a regular basis, after logging in to LinkedIn and doing something like accepting an invitation to be "added to someone's professional network", LinkedIn will ask for my email account password. It ...
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Changing “Willing to Move/Relocate” setting in a LinkedIn profile

I remember setting the willing-to-relocate/move field when I first created my LinkedIn profile. I need to change it now, but I cannot find the setting anywhere. I have tried searching for will, move, ...
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Remove Find a different “First Last Name” section on LinkedIn

On one's public LinkedIn profile, there are two sections on the right side: Viewers of this profile also viewed Find a different I know how to remove the first one, but how do you remove the ...
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How can I hide the “add to network” proposals in LinkedIn's People You May Know page?

When I click on "Add to network" it will send an invite to the person (but will not be customisable) asking them to join and create an account. I don't want this. How can I hide the “add to network” ...
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What's the difference between “add to network” and “connect” in LinkedIn?

What's the difference between "add to network" and "connect" in "People You May Know"?
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How can I combine and synchronize multiple social networks? [closed]

I've got accounts on Facebook, Xing, and LinkedIn and several mail accounts all over the place. I would like to keep control of all those people, without uploading my whole addressbook to the sites. ...
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How can I organize my LinkedIn connections into different contact lists such as Facebook friend lists?

On Facebook I use friend lists to organize my connections. How can I do the same in LinkedIn?
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Calling LinkedIn guided profile setup parts directly

I want to call a specific part of the profile guided setup from my web app, so that users can fill their profile at the correct part. I know this one works; ...
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Removing Contacts from LinkedIn

If I delete a contact from LinkedIn, is there a possibility that I still show up under their "People You May Know" list? I fear this might create an awkward scenario. The person I deleted will be ...
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People see my connections on LinkedIn, despite the setting set to “only me”

Why can people, who are among my connections, see all my connections (even if they're not common to both), even though on privacy settings I selected "only me" to see the connections? Another buddy, ...
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Is it possible to search for some keywords inside LinkedIn groups?

Is it possible to search for some keywords inside LinkedIn groups even if I have not joined them? This may be simple, but I did not find a solution; I can only find group names.
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How to filter LinkedIn contacts

I want to filter my LinkedIn contacts in order to delete some of them. How can I easily find and delete all my contacts who, say, are girls, aged between 26 and 32 and are from Tel-Aviv?
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How To Delay Post On Geeklist

If I put a post on Geeklist (which is then posted to Twitter and/or LinkedIn), is there any way to delay the posting?
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How do I see my InMail statistics in LinkedIn?

I saw a post, InMail response rate - people are showing their InMail response rate. How do I see this?
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How can I import Facebook contacts into LinkedIn?

Importing into Yahoo mail doesn't work for me since it halts at about 300 contacts out of 1500 (known bug).
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Cannot Unsubscribe from LinkedIn

I have tried endlessly to unsubscribe to LinkedIn but to no avail. When I sign in it keeps asking for verification using the cryptic code (some you can not even read) but when I finally did read one ...
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Where can I find estimate of my LinkedIn network size?

Earlier, it was possible to see how big is your network (like cca 10,000 people up to 3rd degree). Now, I am not able to get this information. Is it somehow possible?
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Is there an easy way to be notified when a LinkedIn connection disconnects?

It would be nice to be notified when a LinkedIn connection decided to dis-connect. Presently when I notice the number of connections change, I scan through my address book in LI to see who is on ...
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Where can I find my applications in LinkedIn profile

In my LinkedIn profile, I am trying to add GitHub application. When I tried, LinkedIn is showing Error You have reached the limit of applications on your homepage, please remove an application ...
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Does LinkedIn access my cookies and Google search history for its suggestions? [closed]

LinkedIn seems to suggest people I may know. I believe, or it's my hypothesis, that LinkedIn scours information located in the cookie files on my computer and in some way accesses the information that ...
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How do I delete my LinkedIn account?

I haven't found any option to delete my LinkedIn account. Is there a way to do so?
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Repositioning skill sets on LinkedIn

Can the skill sets in LinkedIn be repositioned? Because currently users are only able to see the top 6-7 skills sets when visiting a profile for endorsing them.
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How to temporary block everyone (including recruiters) from seeing my LinkedIn profile

I am going to publish my CV, but without mentioning the current company, otherwise recruiters will start to push candidates to my place before I leave. And I need to lock my LinkedIn profile which ...
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Visibility of recommendations on LinkedIn

I have a profile on LinkedIn with a few recommendations from others. When I view my own profile, I can see the recommendations. I have been performing a few tests and, apparently, if someone who's ...
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How to hide out-of-range locations for LinkedIn news feed “jobs I may be interested in”?

I am a frequent user of LinkedIn, especially the news feed. The news feed includes activity updates from my network of contacts as well as LinkedIn suggestions about jobs I may be interested in. For ...
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Removing useless connections from LinkedIn

Social networks (LinkedIn, Facebook, etc) make it very easy to rapidly add connections to your network. But after years of growing that network, one begins to want to trim that network of stale / ...
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Why do I have to drop into Google to see the names of connections?

I have a Business Plus account on LinkedIn. If I search for a name and they are outside of my immediate circle, all I get is "LinkedIn Member" instead of the person's name. I get that they want me to ...
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Stack Exchange user flair on LinkedIn [closed]

Is there any way to add the Stack Exchange user flair on a LinkedIn profile?
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What the fundamental difference between linkedin.com and skillpages.com? [closed]

I have found no fundamental difference between linkedin.com and skillpages.com. Why skillpages.com have its popularity growing?
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How to re-send invitation to write LinkedIn recommendation

Is there a way I can request for recommendation again to the same person? I have requested them before but from some of them I didn't receive the recommendation. How can I resend the recommendation ...
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How to display self-employed on LinkedIn experience

I've been looking for a solution on how I can display my self-employed experience like this: