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Connecting LinkedIn to Squarespace

LinkedIn is a professional networking site. Connecting LinkedIn is a great option if you're building a site for your job search, portfolio, personal brand, or company. This guide explores different ways you can use LinkedIn with Squarespace.

Here's what you can do with this integration:

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Connect your LinkedIn Account

To authorize your account: 

  1. In the Home Menu, click Settings.
  2. Click Connected Accounts.
  3. Click Connect Account.
  4. Select LinkedIn from the Social Accounts menu. 
  5. Log in using your LinkedIn username and password. 
  6. Authorize Squarespace to post to your LinkedIn page. 

Add a social icon

To display a social icon: 

  1. In the Home Menu, click Settings.
  2. Click Social Links.  
  3. Add your LinkedIn profile link. 
  4. Check Show Social Icon
  5. Click Save

For more detailed steps, visit Adding social links.

After adding your LinkedIn link, the social icon will automatically display in most templates, but not all of them. You can also add social icons using the Social Links Block.

Add a Share button

To help visitors share your content on LinkedIn, you can add a LinkedIn Share button to the following content: 

  • Album Pages
  • Events Pages
  • Gallery Pages
  • Layout Pages (Flatiron template only)
  • Blog posts
  • Product items

Push content to LinkedIn automatically

You can share the following content on LinkedIn as you publish it: 

  • Blog posts
  • Gallery images
  • Gallery videos
  • Audio tracks
  • Product items
  • Events

To learn more about pushing content to LinkedIn and customizing your posts, visit Sharing content on social media. To troubleshoot the content that appears in your posts, visit How content displays in social posts

Note: We currently support pushing content to personal LinkedIn profiles only. To share your site's content on your company's LinkedIn page or business account, you can post the link directly in LinkedIn.
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