Here are the Top 3 of the Most liked, shared and commented posts on the topic of LinkedIn, for the week of January 11th to January 15th,2016.
Kristin Wong has created an outstanding infographic that lays out everything you need to achieve an All-Star Profile status on LinkedIn. She has definitely simplified everything you need to know about creating a LinkedIn profile in this one post. The Infographic also shares some insights into how the search algorithm works.
If you have noticed the profiles of individuals who shine on LinkedIn – one of the traits that you will definitely notice is that they are all very visual. They showcase variety of visuals- slideshares, articles,etc. on their profiles. This definitely adds credibility and helps you to easily stand out. David Fisher shares some ideas on how to do this. He also shows us visuals and examples on how to do it.
If you are very active on LinkedIn, then these recent updates will be of benefit for you (especially if you are looking for a new job). Lily Zhang shares some of them. It is hard to ignore the new chat-like messaging function. My favourite is the way LinkedIn Groups currently look – it is much easier to navigate and even make changes.