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Using LinkedIn with 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

Before you start using LinkedIn with Squarespace, you need to connect 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

You can add a LinkedIn social icon that links to your LinkedIn profile: 

  1. In Connected Accounts, click your LinkedIn account to open LinkedIn Settings. 
  2. Ensure Show Social Icon is checked. 
  3. Click Save.

The Profile URL is automatically set to lead to your LinkedIn profile.

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Note: After connecting LinkedIn to Squarespace in this step, the social icon will automatically display in most, but not all, templates. You can also add social icons using the Social Links Block. Learn how these icons display in your template in our template guides.

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
  • Regular Pages
  • 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

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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Using LinkedIn with Squarespace