#Branding – Creating a Custom LinkedIn URL

By | May 5th, 2017|Categories: Social Media, Tips and Tricks|Tags: |

Today I wanted to help with a very important part of branding - Creating a Custom LinkedIn URL. [URL - Universal Resource Locator meaning - The address of a World Wide Web page] such as https://www.michelleharris.social I didn't realise until today that people still aren't taking the advantage of creating a customer LinkedIn URL. And its so much easier to get than other networks to get. I noticed that one of my clients had the URL that LinkedIn assign you with and so I checked a few more, and I found many people not using the Custom LinkedIn URLs. When you first sign up to LinkedIn and create your account LinkedIn will assign a URL to your account, this URL will be comprised of letters and numbers.  Usually your name with a dash separating it and some numbers. Which looks something like this linkedin.com/in/your-name-b439-4321 This URL isn't good for branding, SEO or getting found on a search. It doesn't look savvy at all - It needs to go right away, and its very simple to do. Creating a Custom LinkedIn URL First, you need to [...]