Simple LinkedIn Optimization

Your guide to optimizing every little nook and cranny within LinkedIn.
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2014 English

Course Description

Simple LinkedIn Optimization teaches you how to build a profile that generates leads and builds relationships . Additionally, the course teaches you where to interact and how to position yourself as the expert in your field. Don't worry if you don't have a LinkedIn profile yet. The course starts with setting up your account and ends with a whole new world of possibilities for your business.

What are the requirements?

  • Internet access
  • Computer

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of the course you will be able to use LinkedIn to its full potential.

Who is the target audience?

  • Professionals, small business owners, and entrepreneurs

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Set Up

In this video we will walk through the steps of starting a LinkedIn Profile. Even if you already have one you will want to watch it to get information you may not already know.


In this video we will discuss some tips & tricks to making you more accessible and found more easily on LinkedIn


In this video you will gain a clear understanding as to writing your summary and showcasing what you've got to offer.

Section 2: LinkedIn SEO

In this video we will discuss areas 2 & 3 of the 5 SEO areas on your LinkedIn Profile.


Areas 4 & 5 are revealed while we discuss what the skills area can do for your profile and search visibility.

Section 3: Making Genuine Connections

Connection etiquette explained, make it personal.

Section 4: How To Leverage Recommendations

Demonstrate yourself as the go-to expert professional in your industry with recommendations.

Section 5: LinkedIn Groups: Best Practices

Don't make this #1 mistake with LinkedIn Groups. No preaching to the choir!

Section 6: Account Settings

Learning the back end of your LinkedIn Account.

Section 7: BONUS!

There's more! I couldn't resist. I thought of more opportunity on LinkedIn. Jump into this quick video to check it out.

Section 8: Webinars
LinkedIn For Beginners & Those Not Quite Sure What To Do With It

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Instructor Biography

Katie Swinehart, Social Media Mentor @ Udemy

Katie Swinehart is a Social Media Mentor and owner of The Social Media Project, a company focused on helping solopreneurs, small- and mid-sized businesses grow through leveraging social media platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter to reach their audiences. Katie has worked with many companies throughout North America to help them navigate their social media challenges successfully.

Katie frequently presents on social media topics, speaking to groups around the country. She also conducts webinars and workshops on making the most of your social media presence.

Even before launching her own business, Katie has a long history of excelling in her work. Her background includes roles with The Chimney Guys, where she was able to increase company sales by 42 percent in a 12-month period. Prior to that, she was a licensed representative for Acceleris Group, where she was the highest producing broker in the state of Ohio for United Health One, one of the nation’s leading insurance companies.

She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration / Project Management from DeVry University in Columbus, Ohio. Katie also holds an Associate’s Degree of Applied Business in Private Investigation from the Academy of Court Reporting in Columbus, Ohio.

A native of Grandview Heights, Ohio, Katie now resides in Pataskala, Ohio with her family. She enjoys spending time with her husband, children and dogs and is an avid film buff and art enthusiast. She also recently took her love of volleyball to the next level by coaching her daughter’s team.

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