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LinkedIn Signal LinkedIn actually had hashtags as early as Sep 2010, they were called ‘Signal’ (not Signals) and were retired in July 2013 because apparently not enough people used them. LinkedIn was a very different platform back then, non-influencers couldn't write...
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The Sophisticated User’s Guide To LinkedIn

Andy Foote, LinkedIn Coach provides insights about using LinkedIn in a sophisticated way

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5 Stunningly Good Graduate Student LinkedIn Summary Examples

The Most Important White Space On Your Entire LinkedIn Profile “Your LinkedIn Summary is the most important white space on your entire LinkedIn Profile”. Is what I wrote in a 2013 post featuring three highly engaging, well written, real-life LinkedIn summaries that...
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4 Stunningly Good LinkedIn Summaries

I discovered 3 really good example LinkedIn summaries in 2013 and decided to write about them. Got lucky, over 3 million people devoured that post. Thanks Google. I've read thousands of summaries since, most were ....just ok. Powerful, well written LinkedIn summaries...
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8 Stunningly Clever LinkedIn Hacks

(1) Add Bold, Italic, Bold Italic, Underline, Monospace fonts (and others) ANYWHERE on your LinkedIn profile.Open up a brand new world of text creativity by using Just type in the box then copy and paste to...
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MAXIMUM LinkedIn Character Counts And Image Sizes for 2019!

I've found that knowing in advance exactly how many characters you can squeeze into any text field on LinkedIn saves me a lot of time and frustration. So I’ve been putting together a list of maximum character counts and limits on my blog since 2015. This is the 4th...
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A Time Sensitive Guide To LinkedIn Settings

Life used to be so much simpler on LinkedIn. Settings in particular have become so byzantine, complex and confusing, I decided to write this easy to follow guide to explain, simplify and show you specifically what to focus on, if you only had minutes to spare....
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Maximum LinkedIn Character Counts & Limits for 2018!

UPDATED 2019 VERSION Dear reader, here is the latest (ready for 2019) updated version of this popular post. I've added essential image sizes in the 2019 version too, it has everything you will need to ensure that updating your LinkedIn profile is quick &...
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The Unofficial LinkedIn FAQ: 50 Answers By Andy Foote

50 unofficial answers to 50 of the most common questions about using LinkedIn

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18 Enormously Useful LinkedIn Hacks (2017)

Got LinkedIn hacks? I wanted to know how resourceful folks are making the most of LinkedIn and bending the rules these days so I asked them via a recent LinkedIn update and here are some of the hacks they kindly shared. I’ve included some of my fave hacks too. Sharing...
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