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Displaying given recommendations on LinkedIn profile

The recommendations I've received on LinkedIn appear just fine. I've given a recommendation to a person I believe I friended in an “other” capacity. It shows up on their profile, but it is not ...
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Where can I see the original message from an approved LinkedIn invitation to connect?

I have accepted a few invites from the top navbar button, but then I realised some had possibly useful or interesting messages attached. How can I retrieve LinkedIn invitation messages in the 2015 ...
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How to delete a pulse post in Linkedin?

I have written an article on LinkedIn. I do know how to update (and publish) it however, I'm not able to find a way to delete it. Does anyone know the work around?
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Can I limit LinkedIn requests to second degree connections?

I get a number of LinkedIn requests from people I don't know, and who don't know anyone I know (i.e. they're not a 2nd degree connection). I have no idea who these people are, and the requests feel ...
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Does mobile version of LinkedIn still messes up contacts?

When LinkedIn mobile client was just released I've heard complains that during/after installation it was combining LinkedIn contacts with the main contact list, creating a mess. So I decided to stick ...
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Merging two skills with the same spelling but different cases on LinkedIn

Is there any way to merge the endorsements on two skills with the same spelling but different cases on LinkedIn? E.g. Matlab:
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How do LinkedIn & FB algorithms work when I provide my secondary email to suggest me new contacts?

I understand how these services use my secondary emails to suggest me "people I might know". My only concern is do they use my secondary emails to make reverse suggestions? That is, to suggest my ...
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How can I remove the Pulse news feature from my LinkedIn homepage?

I'd like to remove the Pulse news feature from my LinkedIn homepage. The LinkedIn help page says: The Pulse news feature cannot be removed from the homepage. Learn how to customize the channels ...
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How can I unfollow all my contacts on Linkedin at once?

I wonder whether there is any way to unfollow all my contacts on Linkedin at once. (without removing them)
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How to avoid LinkedIn automatically connecting to my Gmail account

I recently opened a profile on LinkedIn and gave it access to my Gmail account. The result was that it sent a message of invitation to all my contacts! Now I have removed all the unwanted invitations ...
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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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Not able to ask the link to a LinkedIn user?

I would like to be connected to a friend of mine on LinkedIn, but I am not able to do that because I do not find the possibility. I can only write a message, but to do that would I have to upgrade my ...
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Not able to add a position to my existing LinkedIn profile Experience section

I clicked Profile > Edit Profile, but there is no "Add position" button. I'm trying to add another job to my Experience section.
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How can LinkedIn know about my Yahoo contacts?

I signed up to LinkedIn using a Yahoo account. I confirmed the address from their email message, but I refused to allow them to access my address book. So the site showed: Confirm your Yahoo! ...
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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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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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How can I remove a connection on LinkedIn?

How can I remove someone from my connections on LinkedIn? Someone has been contacting people in my network saying I referred them. Not only is that annoying, it's unprofessional and makes me look bad....
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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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Where to put invited talks on LinkedIn?

I've given a few invited talks that I have up on SlideShare and Youtube that I'd love to showcase on LinkedIn. However, there doesn't seem to be a good place to put these sorts of things. The closest ...
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How does “Get introduced” work on LinkedIn?

I want to connect with a 2nd connection (Steve) through my 1st connection friend (John). At my friend's name, I clicked "Get introduced". Now it gets confusing: It shows a line with my friend's name ...
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Is possible to delete a bad reference on a LinkedIn profile?

I would like to know if it's easy to delete a bad reference from a profile. Or do I need to report it?
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Can people see if I read their messages on LinkedIn?

Do they get the "read" receipt after I've opened the message?
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How can I delete the Summary section of my LinkedIn profile?

I find my Summary section of my profile to be a bit bland, and I would like to delete it altogether until I write up something nicer. Most other sections will automatically delete themselves when ...
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How can I export my LinkedIn messages?

I wonder how to export the messages I have received and sent on LinkedIn.
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How can I list all my unread messages in LinkedIn?

I wonder how I can list all my unread messages in LinkedIn. I am aware of the "Unread" category in the mailbox, but in my case it is empty while the new message icon indicate the presence of 18 unread ...
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Hide Pulse posts from Linkedin feed

I want to hide Pulse posts in Firefox, I use uBlock Origin and filters for AdBlock do not work in uBlock.
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Convert Linkedin page into showcase page

I see that LinkedIn now offers showcase pages so you don't need to have a company page for a product. My company page is Wine With Spirit and I created a company page for one of our products at ...
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How to add campus selection status in LinkedIn?

I've recently been selected for an IT company in our campus recruitment. Can I add this to my LinkedIn profile? I'm in my final year. There isn't such an option as far as I observed. Is there any way ...
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How can I add more than 3 tags to a linkedIn post?

I have recently written a LinkedIn post that I thought was worth having more than three tags, but when I tried to add them I got this: The message isn't clear, does it mean: I can add 3 tags each ...
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Invite Facebook friends to become my LinkedIn connections?

I am looking for a way to send LinkedIn connection requests to my Facebook friends. I do remember seeing some method year and half ago, which allowed such similar cross-connection, but I'm not able ...
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How to retrieve accepted LinkedIn invitation message [duplicate]

I prematurely accepted a LinkedIn connect invitation. The invitation had contact information, but I can no longer access the message. Is it lost forever? How can I access the message?
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How to find people working for a company from LinkedIn?

Looking at a personal profile, it is possible to find the company each one is working for, but how is it possible to do the searching starting from a company? I can find the company starting from a ...
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On LinkedIn, can a link to an external PDF file easily be shared?

I know that you can set up custom URLs for a link that allows people to share a webpage on LinkedIn. This is the example LinkedIn give: https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&url=http://...
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How can I turn a company page into a showcase page? [duplicate]

I see that LinkedIn now offers showcase pages so you don't need to have a company page for a product. My company page is at https://www.linkedin.com/company/carousel-apps and I created a company page ...
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How to increase LinkedIn X-Ray search result count?

I am using LinkedIn X-Ray Search to get information. Problem: Maximum number of results is 1000. I had tried start=1001 it is not working. How to overcome this problem?
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Is there a complete list of websites that can add a badge to a LinkedIn certificate?

Consider: I know Code School and Coursera can do it: How do I add a badge to my LinkedIn profile? Add Coursera accomplishments to your LinkedIn Profile Are there other websites/services?
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How can I see all my updates on LinkedIn?

Does there exist a way to see all my updates on LinkedIn?
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Avoid receiving LinkedIn contact request

I dont want to receive contact request on LinkedIn. Is it possible? Can I remove the "send contact request" button from my profile so no one can send me requests?!
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Don't want to receive LinkedIn connections request from outside of my country

I don't like such kind of social media webpages which are open for everyone to view your information. I am here on "LinkedIn" just to have connections with different employers. Since I receive many ...
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How to filter out job offers from Bangalore/India in LinkedIn?

In my LinkedIn account I am a member of many professional groups where different discussions, job ads, etc. are posted. However I would like to filter out all job ads that come from India, Bangalore ...
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How do I add only a subset of new endorsed skills to my LinkedIn profile?

When somebody has been endorsed for skills beyond what they put on their own LinkedIn profile, LinkedIn presents them with a list of these skills at the top of the profile, along with thumbnails of ...
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I've never logged into Linkedin, but I receive update notifications

I've never subscribed to Linkedin. To me it's a Virus. A past employee, who is no longer with our company, had placed my name in his distribution list of updates. I don't know how to get in touch ...
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How can I rearrange items within Organizations and Courses on my LinkedIn profile?

On LinkedIn I used the profile sections feature to add some courses I've taken and organizations I participate in. The Organizations have dates associated with them but this does not seem to affect ...
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LinkedIn Company Page created using private or business account?

I have to create a LinkedIn Company Page but I only have my private account on LinkedIn. If I use my private account to create Linked Company Page, will anyone be able to see that I created it? If it'...
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How can I find the ID of my LinkedIn account?

How can I find the (numeric) ID of my LinkedIn account when I have already set a public profile URL? Public URL setting The ID would part of the URL, but it is not there now that I have a public ...
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Can you respond to an expired message on LinkedIn?

In January, I was sent an InMail, that I responded to, and got a response back. Now I would like to reply to the message with an update. The most recent message is marked as expired (after 90 days, as ...
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When a LinkedIn invitation is withdrawn, is really no message sent?

Sometimes, I misclick and send an invitation to the wrong person on LinkedIn (mostly because the UI is sh*t on the add connection page). When I withdraw it, it says: Is really no message sent? I ...
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What is the search limit on LinkedIn?

When I am searching for any person name or company name on LinkedIn, after 3-4 results it shows: Serenesat, you’ve reached the commercial use limit on search. My question is what is the limit on ...
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How do I add an image to a LinkedIn Signature?

I would like to know how to add an image to a LinkedIn signature much in the same way that you are able to in ones Gmail Signature.