It’s been a few months since I wrote my popular Professional LinkedIn Profile Tips: A Checklist of 17 Must-Have Items post, and since we have all seen the growing importance of visual social media, I wanted to offer my readers an easy way to compare their own profile with what I call the perfect LinkedIn profile summary tips. When I mentioned wanting to do an infographic with contributor Tammy Kahn Fennell, she offered to work together to create something that could serve as a reference for her customers as well.
In addition to the 17 must-have items I listed in my blog post, all now shown in beautiful visual form, Tammy’s team also added some great content so that the infographic contains the following compelling statistics about LinkedIn that will serve you well to keep in mind:
- Adding a LinkedIn profile picture makes your profile 7x more likely to be viewed by others
- More than 2 billion LinkedIn endorsements have been given out since its launch.
- The average number of endorsements per LinkedIn user is 5.
- There are more than 200 conversations happening each minute across LinkedIn Groups.
- 50.5% of user profiles are 100% complete.
- 42% of users update their information on a regular basis.
You don’t need to spend an entire day updating your LinkedIn profile: An hour here or there will suffice. But just as updating our websites on a regular basis is a best practice for most businesses, updating our own personal/professional website that is LinkedIn on a regular basis might be equally important, especially as LinkedIn continues to evolve.
Without further adieu, here is the infographic of LinkedIn profile summary tips. How does your own profile compare?
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