Questions tagged [linkedin]

Business and career-related social networking service

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Recover LinkedIn page account

I was wondering if you can help me with this. My previous coworker he open company page on LinkedIn but he is no longer with us anymore. Can I recover this page? Noted that, I contacted with LinkedIn ...
4
votes
2answers
5k views

How to share LinkedIn profile edits?

I know that you can choose whether you want to share LinkedIn profile edits or not. You might want to disable sharing when you make some small changes, and you might want to enable it if you want to ...
5
votes
1answer
532 views

Where is the LinkedIn Profile Views chart in the new web app interface?

LinkedIn has recently updated the web app's interface. I am using a Premium account and used to be able to see a chart with the weekly Profile Views count (see example from the web attached). Now ...
1
vote
0answers
105 views

How can I see full 3rd level profiles on LinkedIn?

My friends LinkedIn account (which is not a paid account) shows full profiles for 3rd level connections including who they are connected to that is 2nd level to the profile: Whereas, I only see an ...
-1
votes
1answer
732 views

How do I add a “Projects” section to the LinkedIn profile page?

I saw many times pages with a Projects section, like this: https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopher-phillippi-05633167 See "Background" supersection and "Projects" subsection in it. Unfortunately, ...
1
vote
0answers
4k views

How to bypass the need for registration in order reply to an invitation?

I recently received an invitation on Linkedin from someone who share my field in IT. I think I have enough passwords to memorize, and I dislike http based social networks. However, he send the ...
2
votes
1answer
76 views

How to make LinkedIn stop sneaking into my email contacts?

When I look at which people which invitations are pending from people that actually sent me them I notice that there is below a "People you may know" category with among them people that actually aren'...
1
vote
0answers
78 views

Make media public

I have added media to my LinkedIn jobs, with pictures of products I've worked on, links to videos, and more. However, they do not appear on my public profile, which means people looking for employees ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Does LinkedIn have a specific option or setting for when you're looking for work and want recruiters to contact you?

In LinkedIn is there a setting for when you are looking for work and want people to contact you with job offers? For example is there a specific place to specify it's ok for recruiters to contact you? ...
1
vote
0answers
73 views

How LinkedIn knows my dentist?

I called my dentist recently to schedule an appointment. Didn't have to do any web searches since I already had the number. Once there, I did not make any payments with my credit card, didn't even ...
1
vote
1answer
542 views

How to disconnect LinkedIn birthdays from Hotmail calendar

I connected my LinkedIn profile with my Hotmail account (a decision I will rue rest of my life) and it resulted in all of my LinkedIn contacts birthdays being stored to my Outlook Calendar. Whenever I ...
4
votes
1answer
426 views

Facebook getting search history from Gmail, LinkedIn and Twitter

Recently, in my Facebook search bar I've noticed it shows "recent searches" that I didn't search on Facebook. For instance, I looked at Paul Graham and Scott Adams' Twitter feeds. This showed up in my ...
3
votes
0answers
145 views

How to view Pending LinkedIn Connections message?

When people send me a LinkedIn invitation to connect, I used to be able to view the message they sent. It seems to have disappeared recently, how do I see the message before I accept or ignore their ...
10
votes
1answer
4k views

How can I unfollow all my contacts on LinkedIn at once?

Is there any way to unfollow all my contacts on LinkedIn at once (without removing them)?
1
vote
1answer
68 views

Does the mobile version of LinkedIn still mess up contacts?

When the LinkedIn mobile client was just released I've heard complaints that during/after installation it was combining LinkedIn contacts with the main contact list, creating a mess. So I decided to ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

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.
4
votes
1answer
115 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
160 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
84 views

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?
8
votes
4answers
73k views

Can people see if I read their messages on LinkedIn?

Do they get the "read" receipt after I've opened the message?
3
votes
1answer
691 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
9k views

How can I export my LinkedIn messages?

I wonder how to export the messages I have received and sent on LinkedIn.
4
votes
2answers
19k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

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.
4
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
92 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
189 views

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?
1
vote
0answers
54 views

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://...
1
vote
0answers
120 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
382 views

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?
2
votes
1answer
6k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
45 views

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?!
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
30 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
725 views

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'...
4
votes
2answers
29k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
13k views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
140 views

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?
3
votes
1answer
550 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
5k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

How does the applicant counter work on LinkedIn?

I saw this internship posting on LinkedIn: How does the applicant counter work on LinkedIn? I find it hard to believe that 558 were sent in one day.
1
vote
0answers
41 views

Track group invitation conversions

I have a friend/client who likes to promote a few LinkedIn groups he manages on his blog and through other social media platforms. He does all this just for fun, so he's not looking to invest much ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
32 views

Set some connections to not be notified about their activities on linkedin?

Is there a way to set specific connections on linkedin so that email notifications are not sent while allowing the other connections actions to trigger the emails?
7
votes
1answer
612 views

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! ...
1
vote
0answers
88 views

Multiple Projects on LinkedIn

I work for a company that has many projects running, a lot of which are in maintenance. I get moved between projects as need be, for example when we are waiting on new requirements for one project, I ...
9
votes
1answer
4k views

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:
2
votes
1answer
77 views

Why do Microsoft and LinkedIn text me from the same number?

I recently enabled two-factor authentication everywhere I could, and many sites now text me when I log in. Nearly every company texts from a unique number, as I would expect. However, Microsoft and ...