Skip to main content
Quick Tips

Boost your website traffic using LinkedIn

By August 28, 2013 August 20th, 2016 One Comment

Take a look at your LinkedIn profile. Do you have your company website listed in the “contact info” section of your profile as “My Website?” If so, keep reading and we’ll show you a quick and easy way to get more people to your website using LinkedIn.

Customize your website links in 7 simple steps

1. Log in to your LinkedIn page and click on “Edit Profile.”

Boost-your-website-traffic-using-LinkedIn-1

LinkedIn

2. Click on “Edit Contact Info.”

Boost-your-website-traffic-using-LinkedIn-2

LinkedIn

3. Locate the “Websites” section and click on the pencil icon.

Boost-your-website-traffic-using-LinkedIn-3

LinkedIn

4. In the first column, select “Other:” from the dropdown menu.

Boost-your-website-traffic-using-LinkedIn-4

LinkedIn

5. In the second column, enter a custom name for the website or page you want to direct people to. For example, if you’re a commercial real estate agent, you may want to say “Commercial Real Estate Listings” in this column.

Boost-your-website-traffic-using-LinkedIn-5

LinkedIn

Tip: Use relevant keywords to name your website – this will help optimize your profile.

6. In the third column, enter the url you want to direct people to. Keep in mind, this can be your website home page, a products/services page or even your facebook page.

Boost-your-website-traffic-using-LinkedIn-6

LinkedIn

7. Click “Save.”

Now your website links are more inviting – encouraging visitors to click through and visit them.

Boost-your-website-traffic-using-LinkedIn-7

LinkedIn

Author Monika Baraket

More posts by Monika Baraket

Join the discussion One Comment

  • There are two ways to get the most out of LinkedIn Groups – joining groups and creating your own. Get a feel for how groups work by joining some in your industry as well as joining groups your target audience might join. You can be a member of up to 50 groups. To search groups, use the search box in your LinkedIn menu bar, change the dropdown to 'Groups', and enter your desired keywords. Hamid @ http://www.visavietnam.pro.