How to add a live web link to your LinkedIn Profile

Add a live website link to the top of your LinkedIn Profile

This new feature started rolling out in April 2022. It may not yet be available to you, but it will be in time. At time of writing, you can only take advantage of this feature if you have ‘Creator Mode’ activated on your profile. You can also only see the link on members’ profile pages…

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30 Best LinkedIn Profile Tips — Rounded Up

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I wrote 30 Tips in 30 Days to help you improve your LinkedIn Profile. This is a series of the very best short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips. They will improve your LinkedIn Profile. I have honed these from years of working on LinkedIn. I have been writing and advising on LinkedIn profiles since 2006.  …

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30 LinkedIn Tips: #28/30 – Be brief

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30 short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips in 30 days from Doctor David Petherick. #30by30 #TheDoctorisIn #28/30: Be brief. Life is short. Say what’s needed on your LinkedIn Profile, then stop. That’s it. More Tips: 30 Top Tips for a better LinkedIn Profile – Rounded up and summarised… Found these tips useful? Why not thank me by…

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30 LinkedIn Tips: #27/30 – Proof read

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30 short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips in 30 days from Doctor David Petherick. #30by30 #TheDoctorisIn #27/30: Proof read. Check your work before you publish. Originally written: October 27, 2017 Text & Images Updated: June 30, 2020 How many times have you seen trrible spalling erors or grammir mistaks that spoil an otherwise good profile or post? Too often, is the answer. And…

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30 LinkedIn Tips: #26/30 – Use the past tense

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30 short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips in 30 days from Doctor David Petherick. #30by30 #TheDoctorisIn #26/30: Use the past tense. Your previous experience is not your current experience. Originally written: October 26, 2017 Text & Images Updated: June 30, 2020 If you look at my profile, you’ll see how I describe my past experience. I describe it in the…

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30 LinkedIn Tips: #24/30 – Show me the benefits

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30 short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips in 30 days from Doctor David Petherick. #30by30 #TheDoctorisIn #24/30: Show me the benefits. What’s in it for me to do business with you? Originally written: October 24, 2017 Text & Images Updated: June 30, 2020 Don’t say that you sell great shoe polish. Tell me “I can save you 22.6%…

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30 LinkedIn Tips: #22/30 – Add Media

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30 short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips in 30 days from Doctor David Petherick. #30by30 #TheDoctorisIn #22/30: Add media. Don’t be monochrome and text only. Originally written: October 22, 2017 Text & Images Updated: June 30, 2020 You probably are familiar with the phrase ‘a picture paints a thousand words’. So I recommend you add pictures, slides, video,…

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30 LinkedIn Tips: #21/30 – Who’s Who?

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30 short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips in 30 days from Doctor David Petherick. #30by30 #TheDoctorisIn #21/30: Who’s who? Use the name people know you by. Originally written: October 21, 2017 Text & Images Updated: June 30, 2020 Hi, I’m David Petherick. Not Dave Petherick. Only one person calls me Dave (I’m still not sure why). Everyone…

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30 LinkedIn Tips: #17/30 – Are you in the right industry?

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30 short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips in 30 days from Doctor David Petherick. #30by30 #TheDoctorisIn #17/30: What industry are you in? Originally written: October 17, 2017 Text & Images Updated: June 30, 2020 That’s right – what industry are you in? It’s not a trick question, but it’s worth thinking about it. Take me, for example. I…

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30 LinkedIn Tips: #16/30 – Write like Hemingway

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30 short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips in 30 days from Doctor David Petherick. #30by30 #TheDoctorisIn #16/30: Write your profile like Hemingway. Originally written: October 16, 2017 Text & Images Updated: June 30, 2020 “He looked down the hill slope again and he thought, I hate to leave it, is all. I hate to leave it very…

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30 LinkedIn Tips: #14/30 – Tales of the Unexpected

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30 short, useful, actionable LinkedIn tips in 30 days from Doctor David Petherick. #30by30 #TheDoctorisIn #14/30: Be a little unexpected in your profile. Originally written: October 14, 2017 Text & Images Updated: June 30, 2020 Are you the dullest person in the world? Didn’t think so. Do you want to do business with the dullest people on the planet? No. Neither…

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