LinkedIn Profile SEO - Rank #1 in People Search
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LinkedIn Profile SEO - Rank #1 in People Search

Be findable on Linkedin. Learn how to rank in the top of your industry in Linkedin People Search.
3.9 (126 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
6,348 students enrolled
Created by Jerad Hill
Published 4/2012
Price: Free
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion

Being findable on any website is important, especially on Linkedin. Linkedin People Search is the tool Linkedin provides to find people in a specific industry. When somebody searches your industry, where do you show up? Chances are that if you do not land on the first or second page, you will never be found.

Using my “Linkedin Training: Improve Linkedin Profile for Search” techniques and suggestions, you will be able to rank much higher, perhaps in the top 5, very likely #1 in Linkedin People Search when somebody searches for your specific job or industry.

Take my Linkedin Training course on Linkedin Profile Optimization for Search today and rise to the top of search in no time. It really is that easy.

Check out my other courses:

  • Introduction to Facebook Pages for Business - FREE
  • Introduction to Foursquare for Business - FREE
  • Understanding Hashtags in Social Media - FREE
  • Getting Started with Wordpress - Free

Take this Linkedin Training course now and improve your Linkedin profile for search.

UPDATE for 2016

Linkedin has changed how they display user profiles in Linkedin People Search but what still remains is what makes a successful profile. Testing profiles that have used the tips suggested in this course still rank well above others who have not implemented what is contained in this course. It does appear that Linkedin is now using more than just the content of your profile to determine ranking. To maximize success, I suggest using the tips I provide in this course in combination with being an active contributor to the Linkedin community.

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Curriculum For This Course
6 Lectures
Linkedin Profile SEO
6 Lectures 01:08:00

Why is it important to rank well in Linkedin People Search? When someone is doing a search for a person in a specific industry, they do not search by the unknown person's name, they search by the title, job title or industry that they are interested in to see a list of people who show up. Linkedin People Search is a powerful tool that allows people to find you. Ranking well under People Search is important.

A Case for Ranking Well in Linkedin People Search

Let's take a look at Linkedin People Search and how it is used to find people in specific industries or companies.

Introduction and Overview

The most importnant detail in ranking is the content in your profile. In this video we go over editing your profile for maximum effectiveness.

Editing Your Profile

Discovering how people are searching for people in your industry or line of work is important. In this video, I discuss different ways you can research this so that you can choose the best keywords for your profile's content.

Keyword Research

Keeping conversations current is time consuming. Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin... How do you have a presence on all of the social networks with out it consuming your day?

Linkedin Automation

Of course simply ranking well alone in Linkedin is not going to drive tons of new business to your inbox, but it will position you for success with Linkedin.

Come back to this course and share your results with me. I would love to hear how it worked out for you. I would also appreciate your 5 Star review if you enjoyed this course. Reviews are what keep me motivated to produce more courses in the future.

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Wrapup & Final Thoughts
About the Instructor
Jerad Hill
4.3 Average rating
6,529 Reviews
211,203 Students
13 Courses
Photography, Web Designer, Online Marketer, Husband, Father

Hi all, I am a website designer and photographer who has been working for himself since graduating high school. I taught myself website design and development so I could start my own business. In 2005 I taught myself photography and started a photography business as a professional wedding photographer. Since then, I have helped hundreds companies and organizations market their products and services online. As a photographer, I continue to capture photos and produce video for weddings, events, conferences and more.

I teach because I was taught by so many through blog posts, articles and online videos. Teaching allows me to give back and teach others the way I would have liked to be taught. Many of my courses are free because I believe in giving back.

I am a husband and father with three amazing kids. You can learn more about me at my website. I hope to see you in one of my courses. Thanks so much!