It is a known fact that adding hyperlinks to your profile attracts people’s attention to the websites you want them to visit and makes your profile look so much more professional.

How to add link in LinkedIn summary? Just click on the pencil icon to edit your profile, scroll down and enter the link in the related box.

How to Add Link in LinkedIn Summary?

How to add link in LinkedIn summary?

You could add media📹 and links⛓️ to your “about” section in the past. But unfortunately, the recent updates made it impossible to add a hyperlink to this part.

I mean you still can enter a link⛓️ in your summary section but it won’t get activated and the viewer must copy it into the address bar. Instead, you can add a link⛓️ under the title📝 you choose for yourself in the profile.


Just click🖱️ on the pencil icon under your background photo🖼️, scroll down to see👀 the website title📝, copy the link⛓️ you want to add to your profile from the website address bar, and paste it to the box, you can either choose to show the link⛓️ or you can type how you want the link⛓️ to look👀, now you can click🖱️ “save”.

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The link⛓️ appears in your profile.

Posts, experiences, educations & hyperlinks

Hyperlinks can make your words and claims credible. For this reason, it might be a good👌 idea💡 to add a little information on your LinkedIn background and your educational and job information to your profile.

When you add hyperlinks to your posts, the number of visits to your desired website will definitely increase📈.

In addition, as Google backlinks greatly influence a website’s ranking, posts containing hyperlinks also get higher impressions and views on LinkedIn.

Besides, hyperlinks can increase📈 user engagement and even encourage them to comment and share📤 your post. That is why it is necessary to know how to add links⛓️ to the LinkedIn summaries, posts, experiences, and education section.

How to Add Link in LinkedIn Summary?

Post

There are some ways for the users to add links⛓️ to their posts:

  1. Add the URL to the post content📜 and wait for it to find🔍 the website and add the logo under your post.
  2. Add the LinkedIn account of the company🏭 to a post by entering @+ the company🏭 name. If they have an account on the platform, the @company name gets linked to the account.
  3. Add an individual user account to the post. Add @+the user’s name. If they have an account on the platform, the @user’s name gets linked to the account.
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Experiences

Adding the company’s URLs that you’ve been working with or the one you are currently working with is so interesting for the recruiters who are looking👀 for perfect👌 candidates.

I mean, it’s always better to be sure that a company🏭 that someone claimed to work with exists, right?

  1. Log into your account
  2. Click on “Me” and select the “View Profile” option
  3. Scroll down to reach the experience section
  4. Click on the pencil icon at the top right corner
  5. Click on the pencil icon in front of each job
  6. In the media, section click on the “+ add media” button
  7. Select “add link”
  8. Enter the URL and click on the add button in the opened box
  9. The company’s logo will appear under this section
  10. You can edit the picture of the logo if you want or just leave it be
  11. Save the changes.

How to Add Link in LinkedIn Summary?

Education

  1. Log into your account
  2. Click on “Me” and select the “View Profile” option
  3. Scroll down to reach the education section
  4. Click on the pencil icon at the top right corner
  5. Click on the pencil icon in front of each job
  6. In the media section click on the “+ add media” button
  7. Select “add link”
  8. Enter the university, college, or school’s URL and click on the add button in the opened box
  9. The university’s logo will appear under this section
  10. Save 
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Conclusion

Adding links⛓️ to your profile and posts is a perfect👌 way to attract the viewers’ attention to that so-called website and to elevate the website’s views with this tool🧰.

Additionally, you can make your claims of working or studying somewhere more credible by providing Links⛓️ in your profile sections.

So if you are not used to adding hyperlinks to your posts and profile, try it now. You will definitely witness the results.

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