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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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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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“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 ...
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How do I hide Twitter updates on my LinkedIn home page?

Is there a way to remove Twitter updates from showing on my LinkedIn homepage? This is just flooding my LinkedIn stream with redundant data that I don't want to know.
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How to check to see if people are in my network, without logging on to LinkedIn?

I would like to have my Admin review a list of poeple, and tell me who on that list is in my 1st or 2nd degree network. Can I do this without giving them my logon information? In other words, can ...
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How do I give another person admin rights to a company profile so they can edit it on LinkedIn?

Someone else at my company created a LinkedIn company profile for our business. Both of us will be doing a lot of editing for it though. It would be nice if we both had the ability to edit the blog ...
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Any way to manage a LinkedIn Ads account through multiple users?

Is there any way to grant multiple users the permission to administrate a LinkedIn Ads account? It would be very handy to monitor complex campaigns.
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How do I permanently ignore a LinkedIn request if I don't have an account and don't want to create one?

An aquaintance of mine has sent a request to connect via Linked-In to an email address that doesn't correspond to an actual person, but to a group of people of which I am one. I have ignored the ...
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HTML, Markdown or Textile support in LinkedIn discussion groups

Does LinkedIn support HTML, Markdown or Textile in their discussion groups? I wrote a long comment in a discussion group on LinkedIn that would have been much easier to read if I could give it some ...
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Can a non employee be an admin for a LinkedIn company page?

Can someone outside my company be a page admin for a LinkedIn company page? I work as a Digital Media Consultant and often assist in social media efforts and set up for clients. I need to be able ...
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How to answer the “How do you know” question at LinkedIn for a couple of scenarios?

I am employed by the company Foo and work as a subcontractor for a consultant company Bar at the customer company Qux. How should I answer "How do you know NameOfPerson?" at LinkedIn when I add: a ...
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Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin buttons with this functionality

Is there a Twitter button that I can put on my site with the following functionality: When the user clicks the button, it brings up a popup of my page on Twitter without the user leaving my site...? ...
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When connecting Twitter and Facebook, can posts be filtered?

I have both Facebook and Twitter accounts. I also use Linkedin. If I want a tweet to appear in my LinkedIn profile, I add the hashtag #in. Is there a way to do something similar with feeding ...
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How can I speed up LinkedIn on the client end?

Does anyone know if it's possible to speed up a site, such as LinkedIn, on the client end? The site is incredibly slow in Chrome, and not much better in Firefox. I've noticed that LinkedIn loads ...
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Can the Welcome - Stay in touch with colleagues and friends message on Linkedin Home page be removed?

Is there a way to remove the Welcome - Stay in touch with colleagues and friends message on Linkedin's home page.