[Video] Beyond the Basics of LinkedIn

Thanks to the one and only Melanie "The Marketer" Deardorff, who shared some excellent "pro tips" about LinkedIn at the recent Office Hours group coaching session (part of the Simplest Marketing Plan).

Watch the video to learn how to:

Boost Your LinkedIn Profile

  1. Add more detailed contact info
  2. Complete the services section
  3. Turn off certain profile updates broadcast to network

Tag and Categorize Like a Pro

  1. Experiment with a few (and the best/largest) hashtags 
  2. 5. Tag people and companies to give credit/get their attention

Grow (Then Stalk) Your Connections J

  1. Find people’s recent activities and posts
  2. Personalize connection messages
  3. Find/cancel pending connection requests
  4. Search other people’s contacts

Stay in Touch

  1. Check your Notifications!

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