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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:
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How to track LinkedIn ads in Google Analytics?

If my site gets clicks from LinkedIn both from ads on LinkedIn and from posts or things other than ads (on LinkedIn), how can I track clicks from the LinkedIn ads in Google Analytics?
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How to unsubscribe from “LinkedIn Network Updates”?

I still receive "LinkedIn Network Updates" emails even though I configured my settings to not receive them: "Network activity" set to "No email" "Network activity discussions" set to "No email" "Top ...
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Getting insights data from LinkedIn and Twitter

Is there any way to get insights data from Twitter and LinkedIn company/brand pages as Facebook provides? Data like: negative feedback; comment/wall posts; likes, shares, follows, re-tweets etc ...
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How to add a website URL with space (%20) in a LinkedIn profile page under websites?

I am trying to add my weblink which has a white space, that is, %20 in it. When I add a website URL in a LinkedIn profile using the edit option, it shows no error. But when I click the link in my ...
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Turning off Group emails

I joined many groups on LinkedIn, and I visit most of them daily. The groups sends me a summary of their posts daily, I know there's an option to turn them off, but I can't find it. Can anyone help me ...
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Can I get a “network graph” of my LinkedIn connections?

I've just got back in touch with an old friend via LinkedIn. Prior to accepting the connection I saw that he was already a 3rd degree connection of mine and some of the connections were unexpected. ...
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“Distributed” membership approval in LinkedIn Groups

In LinkedIn Groups, is it possible to allow all members to approve pending membership requests? Facebook has this feature and it is a great boon to group membership for restricted-entry communities ...
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Is it possible to edit or delete previous experience details on LinkedIn

Is it possible to edit or delete previous experience details on your LinkedIn profile? I had a look at their help page but the method mentioned there seems to be applicable only for the ...
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How do I get LinkedIn to email my new primary email address?

I've recently changed the main email address I use. I put the new address into LinkedIn, confirmed it, and made it primary. But LinkedIn still sends me all its email on the address that I had first ...
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How to disallow people to be employee on my company on LinkedIn?

I created a company profile on LinkedIn. Some people who work with us say they worked at this company. Is there a way for company profile admins on LinkedIn to get requests when people say they worked ...
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How do you delete an alternate profile on LinkedIn?

I created a second language profile on LinkedIn which is becoming too much of a hassle to keep up to date. I also no longer need a profile in that language. This was created on the same account as my ...
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Google Custom Search for getting search results of USA LinkedIn site

In Google I can search LinkedIn profiles for specific country, e.g. if I want to search project managers from Canada only then custom Google search would be: project manager site:ca.linkedin.com ...
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How can I change a LinkedIn group's email digest from every day to every week?

Can I change the email digest for a LinkedIn group to be sent less frequently instead of every day? Being a member of many LinkedIn groups, I get flooded with emails (potentially drowning out ...