60 Seconds With the LinkedIn Expert’s Expert – Top 10 business growth secrets to help raise your Linkedin profile.

December 3, 2014 |  by  |  Linkedin Blog

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Top 10 business growth secrets to help raise your Linkedin profile

  1. The most important task you can undertake is to fully complete your Linkedin profile to “All star” level or 100% completion. Then your profile cannot be missing any important information. Then of course it comes to using Linkedin regularly and including a photograph of yourself; do not be afraid to show your face.

  1. Adorn your profile with key words/phrases in every aspect of the profile from your job description to your projects, this will improve your chances of rising up the Linkedin ranks by being easily searched for due to the key words.


  1. Use 50% of your invitations to connect with others who have more than 500 first level connections. The connections you gain are the most important part of using Linkedin for your business.


  1. Sign up to at least 45 out of 50 linked in groups available to you and post relevant sales or marketing messages at least once a week.


  1. Ensure you have a minimum of 3 Linkedin profile recommendations listed on your profile page. You are much more likely this way to be found via the Linkedin profile search listings.


  1. Use every single one of your 3,000 Linkedin profile invitations. Which Linkedin give you, wisely. Only connect with people that will improve and expand your business in the way you wish for it to.


  1. Change and add a new short update posting at the top of your Linkedin profile page at least once a week. This way new connections will see that you are constantly active and updating your profile so therefore will be a perfect connection for them and their business.


  1. Use the Linkedin advanced search facility in order to search out and connect with people from your specific business industries. This way you know they will be valid and often useful connections to you and your business.


  1. Once you have achieved 500 linked in profile connections join the Black Belt POWER Networkers group.


  1. Hire a Linkedin marketing specialist consultant to write and manage everything on your profile.


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Dr. Mark D. Yates

Dr. Mark D. Yates is a global #1 LinkedIn consultancy business growth specialist, LinkedIn speaker, LinkedIn Sign & LinkedIn training instructor & CEO of Link Business Marketing Ltd. If you need to hire a LinkedIn expert to help you gain profitable business growth, contact him. Tel: UK 0203 390 2013 Email: drmarkdyates@aol.com, connect with him on LinkedIn & Twitter You can view & download his dynamic independent LinkedIn training program at: linkedinswat.co.uk.

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