20 Expert LinkedIn Guides

Webbiquity SMM

LinkedIn has made dramatic changes to its platform over the past 18 months, making what was a rather plain but effective business networking tool into a content-rich, visually dynamic, more interactive professionally-focused social network. 7 Guides to Using LinkedIn for Career or Networking.

Linkedin Update: Linkedin Products & Services Page To Be Removed

yMarketingMatters

On April 14 Linkedin Products & Services Tab will be removed from LinkedIn Company Pages! So, on April 14 : Your LinkedIn Products & Services pages will go away (disappear). Yes, that’s right.

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Get LinkedIn or Get Left Out: Using LinkedIn Effectively

SocialFish

You hear a lot of hype about the benefits that Facebook and Twitter can bring to your business, but these social networking sites can often overshadow the even greater potential LinkedIn has for virtually every department within the organization.

26 Outstanding LinkedIn Tips and Tactics

Webbiquity SMM

Indisputably the largest business-oriented social network, LinkedIn has emerged as a crucial site for professional networking, B2B marketing, hiring and job seeking. How can individuals use LinkedIn most effectively, whether for personal branding, job seeking or networking?

10 Tips to Be Successful on LinkedIn

Ari Herzog

LinkedIn launched on May 5, 2003 (on my mother’s birthday) and currently has 277 million members — with two new people creating accounts every second. Here are updated LinkedIn statistics to impress your boss or your mom. Media LinkedIn

5 LinkedIn “Must Haves&#

Social Media Citizens

With everyone going on about the wonders of Facebook and Twitter, our poor friend LinkedIn sometimes gets left out in the cold. With millions of people from all over the globe taking part in the conversation on LinkedIn, it is definitely a place online where your audience thrives.

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

While B2C marketers focus on Facebook, LinkedIn is consistently cited as the top social network for B2B marketing. So how can companies most successfully use LinkedIn to generate more leads and sales? What’s the best way to start and grow a LinkedIn group?

LinkedIn: What You Need To Learn In Order To Succeed

Social Media Marketing

LinkedIn has emerged as the platform of choice for businesses and professionals. All that can change if you take the best free LinkedIn training courses. This lies at the heart of the LinkedIn experience.

LinkedIn Etiquette: Are You Breaking The Rules?  

agora pulse

Like every social network, LinkedIn has its own official rules of conduct. But most LinkedIn etiquette expectations come from the LinkedIn community. For example, imagine you get a request from a guy who used to work with you. LinkedIn Articles.

28 (of the) Best LinkedIn Marketing Guides of 2014

Webbiquity SMM

As noted in several of the posts highlighted below, LinkedIn is no longer just a hangout for job-seeking professionals, who largely abandon it in between job searches. What type of content works best on LinkedIn? How can you make the most of LinkedIn groups?

3 Examples of Auto Insiders Using Viral Videos to Market Cars

Idaconcpts

Share this on LinkedIn. Toyota Viral marketing Viral videos Bob Burnquist Examples of Auto Insiders Using Viral Videos to Market Cars Prius plural Toyota Prius Toyota Small Talk Toyota Swagge Wagon

LinkedIn Announces New Showcase Pages: Great For Law Firms

Myrland Marketing

Yesterday, LinkedIn announced the addition of “ Showcase Pages ,” which are subsets of Company Pages. Let’s look at a few examples to get our wheels turning about how to apply this to your firm. MICROSOFT EXAMPLE. HEWLETT-PACKARD EXAMPLE.

7 Effective Call-to-Action Examples and Why They Work

Writtent Blog

11 Simple (But Critical) Tips for Creating Better Landing Pages ~ Like the call-to-action example above, this CTA perfectly matches the blog post by giving interested readers even more of what they want — tips to help them increase conversions and get more leads. Image credit: LinkedIn.

7 Reasons Your LinkedIn Profile is a Hot Mess

Convince & Convert

In the age of personal brand marketing, it’s just not okay to let your LinkedIn profile sit collecting Internet dust until you’re ready to look for your next job. Here are seven reasons your LinkedIn profile might be coming across as a social media hot mess.

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

LinkedIn is firmly ensconced among the “big 3″ social networks for marketing and business purposes, and though its base of 80 million members is far smaller than the 600 million users of Facebook, its impact in B2B marketing is larger. How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile.

5 Alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for Superior Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

Would you like some alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for superior employee advocacy? Over the years LinkedIn has released several useful features and tools that have helped distinguish the platform as the go-to social network for business. Post by Adi Englander.

The Ultimate LinkedIn Profile Cheat Sheet

Shift Digital

LinkedIn is the social network for business professionals and networking. While we hear a lot about Facebook and Twitter for lead generation, LinkedIn can be just as good, if not better, if you spend a little bit of time optimizing your profile. LinkedIn gives you three website slots.

Did the Amazon CTO get catfished by John Gabriango? An example of Fake News

Koka Sexton

At first I posted it to Facebook and the comments were good and then it was pointed out that there was no Linkedin profile for John Gabriango. Sure enough, no Linkedin profile. Is it possible that this is just another example of fake news making headlines?

How To Set Up a Presence on LinkedIn

Mindjumpers

Tweet Whenever we think of professional networking and corporate branding, the first thing that comes to mind is LinkedIn. And rightly so, with 100 million professionals following 1,9 million companies on LinkedIn, it is worth considering to grow a presence here on LinkedIn.

10 Ways to Strategically Grow Your LinkedIn Connections

Social Selling Masters

When it comes to lead generation, social selling , and growing strategic connections, LinkedIn outranks all other social media platforms in terms of effectivity. LinkedIn is ranked the highest by B2B marketers in terms of effectivity: 66% versus last year’s rating of 65%.

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10 Great Posts about #LinkedIn Company Pages

Koka Sexton

If your customers use LinkedIn (Which I’m sure they do) then you should have a LinkedIn company page. It helps that they are already spending their time in LinkedIn too. Create a LinkedIn Company Page. LinkedIn Company Pages : Your Secret Weapon.

How to Use LinkedIn to Become a Networking Superstar

Rebekah Radice

While LinkedIn is still viewed by many as an online resume (huge mistake btw!) – it lives at the top of my list for professional networking. Not spending any time on LinkedIn? Professionals are signing up to join LinkedIn at a rate of more than two new members per second.

The Mindblowing Potential of LinkedIn Lead Ads

agora pulse

LinkedIn has more potential than most people realize. Whether it is their publishing platform , its ability to build your influence , or most commonly, to make connections , LinkedIn is the leader in business social media. What Are LinkedIn Lead Ads?

LinkedIn’s Latest Gift to Sales and Marketing

Koka Sexton

This week LinkedIn announced a couple new features that got me a little excited. Check out the blog post A More Personalized LinkedIn Homepage for all the details. Just as an example, when I mentioned this in my linkedin update , I can see the actual people.

Great Example of Photos in Social Media [Infographic]

PWB Marketing Blog

Want to see a great example of sharing photos in social media? What makes this example even more special is that the contest wasn’t being run on entirely on The Soup Facebook Page. Facebook LinkedIn social media Twitter

Back-up Your LinkedIn Information | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

What if you need to access contact information for one of your connections and the LinkedIn site is down temporarily? Sign into your LinkedIn account From the menu on the top, left of the page, click on “Contacts&# This will take you to a list of your Connections (see image).

7 Things to Do to Improve Your LinkedIn Profile

The Social Media Incubator

Many businesses and their employees look for guidance when it comes to setting up and improving their LinkedIn pages. LinkedIn can help individuals and businesses get connected within their field. Therefore, it’s very important to keep your LinkedIn page up to date.

One Suprising Way To Skyrocket Your Profile Views On LinkedIn

SocMed Sean

From a personal perspective, however, the question I hear a lot when it comes to career grow relates to generating more profile views on LinkedIn. Still others (including the authors of the LinkedIn Sales blog ) argue that stuffing your profile with keywords is a practice best avoided.

LinkedIn is the Login of Choice for B2B sites [infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet The social networking platform LinkedIn has become the login of choice on business-to-business websites. However, now LinkedIn is the platform gaining the position. A great increase for LinkedIn. Similar Posts: Linkedin Steps Up – We Want Your Time.

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Are You IN? L’Oréal Celebrates Unique Qualities of Its LinkedIn Community

Convince & Convert

In celebration of reaching 300,000 followers on LinkedIn , L’Oréal is taking a unique approach to activating its community with a new, “Are You IN?” The campaign lives on a dedicated microsite, [link] , where users are asked to synch their LinkedIn profile to participate.

LinkedIn Photos Speak Volumes, What Are Your Employees Saying?

PWB Marketing Blog

LinkedIn profile photos: How do they reflect on your company? Which became evidently clear today as I was browsing LinkedIn. LinkedIn proclaims to have “50 million+ members in their professional network” which encourages users to “manage (their) professional identity.”

LinkedIn Photos Speak Volumes, What Are Your Employees Saying?

PWB Marketing Blog

LinkedIn profile photos: How do they reflect on your company? Which became evidently clear today as I was browsing LinkedIn. LinkedIn proclaims to have “50 million+ members in their professional network” which encourages users to “manage (their) professional identity.”

How LinkedIn Can Help A Small Business Survive And Grow

Small Business Mavericks

LinkedIn is a good example. I am sure I could generate more pizza sales through Twitter than I could through LinkedIn – it’s horses for courses. LinkedIn is, without a doubt, the premier business-to-business social media website. That then should tell you something – can you use LinkedIn to help your business survive and grow? LinkedIn is jam packed full of professionals from all walks of life.

Let’s make LinkedIn endorsments smarter

Sherrilynne Starkie

It’s not that I don’t appreciate the hundreds of endorsements that my LinkedIn contacts have bestowed upon me. But still, I have to say that LinkedIn endorsements are pretty much meaningless. LinkedIn (Photo credit: Christopher S. New LinkedIn endorsements.

How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

For example, one of my Friendster aliases is Times Square. The Professional’s Network: LinkedIn Finally, as far as LinkedIn is concerned, it’s a bit of a mix, though it makes sense. LinkedIn is a industry tool.

How To Get the Most Out of Your Company LinkedIn Page

The Social Media Incubator

Having a company LinkedIn page is becoming a growing and critical trend in the social media strategies of businesses. LinkedIn continues to develop its features and it is important for your company to keep up. 4) Have your employees on LinkedIn.

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12 Most Wrong Things To Do On LinkedIn

Unspoken

What is LinkedIn? ” LinkedIn is not MySpace, Facebook or Twitter, and it never will be. I know most of you will laugh out loud reading these twelve “most important things not to do” on LinkedIn, as I do whenever I encounter them. Here are some of the things that I have witnessed during my five years of professional networking on LinkedIn. The Q&A section on LinkedIn is not a place to ask questions that could legally implicate you.

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6 Tips for Effective Long Form Blogging on LinkedIn

ProBlogger

LinkedIn is a social media network that, like Facebook, gives users a personal and business profile to highlight their accomplishments, and connect professionals across various industries. So without further ado, below are six pieces of advice for making the most of your LinkedIn content.

Why LinkedIn is the Only Social Media I Use

ProBlogger

But in all the busy-ness, the one platform that always seems to be ignored is LinkedIn. Okay, sure: it might not have the billion-plus users that Facebook has, and you won’t find LinkedIn feeds at the bottom of a television broadcast like you do with Twitter.

A Social Media Tutorial with LinkedIn

Bare Feet Studios

My LinkedIn Back Story for Today: A week ago I gave a private keynote address to the annual management conference for Servco Pacific Inc. , Then this morning, I had an email from Reid Hoffman , the founder of LinkedIn, in my Inbox.