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How to Import Webmail Contacts into LinkedIn

You can import your webmail program contacts list and feed it into LinkedIn to expand your network. Many people use a web-based program (webmail   ) to send and receive e-mail. Gmail [more…]

How to Import Contacts from Outlook into LinkedIn

Microsoft Outlook is one of the most popular e-mail programs. These steps show you how to import your Microsoft Outlook contacts list into LinkedIn. To do so, follow these steps: [more…]

LinkedIn: How to Create a Contacts Export File

There will probably come a time when you need your LinkedIn contacts to help you in other arenas if you want to be successful in your job search. First, you need to generate your exported file of contacts [more…]

How to Create a LinkedIn E-Mail Signature

One of the best ways to communicate your presence on LinkedIn is to add your LinkedIn profile to your e-mail signature, if you've created one. Every time you send an e-mail, you can have text appear automatically [more…]

How to Export Contacts from LinkedIn to Your E-Mail Application

As you use LinkedIn and build up your contacts network, you might end up with more contacts “on file” in your LinkedIn network than stored away in your e-mail program. However, you may want to use your [more…]

How to Export LinkedIn Contacts to Outlook Express

If you like to use Outlook Express, you’re in luck: Your LinkedIn contacts can go live there just as easily as they can anywhere else. Don’t you just love the way LinkedIn makes your life easier? After [more…]

How to Export LinkedIn Contacts to Yahoo! Mail

If you're using a web-based mail program, like Yahoo! Mail, you can follow this basic procedure to export your LinkedIn contacts into your webmail program to make contacting your professional contacts [more…]

What Do I Need to Use the Outlook Social Connector on LinkedIn?

If you use Microsoft Outlook for your e-mail and you find yourself constantly switching between Outlook and the LinkedIn website to retrieve information, send e-mail to your connections via Outlook and [more…]

How to Install the Outlook Social Connector on LinkedIn

Tired of switching back and forth between Microsoft Outlook and LinkedIn? Lucky for you! LinkedIn has developed a special tool that automatically ties into its website. This Social Connector tool appears [more…]

10 LinkedIn Do's and Don'ts

Social networking is takes lots of work, time and effort. Here are ten essential do’s and don’ts to help you build LinkedIn relationships and get the most value out of your time. [more…]

10 LinkedIn Resources

As you continue building your LinkedIn presence, you might want to take advantage of additional websites that keep you up to date on new features and possibilities on LinkedIn. These sites explore common [more…]

How to Use LinkedIn with Google News Alerts

LinkedIn + Google News Alerts = Better-informed communication. This tip came from Liz Ryan, a workplace expert, author, and speaker, as one of her top ten ways of using LinkedIn. It has to do with using [more…]

How to Use LinkedIn Updates and RSS Feeds

LinkedIn Updates + RSS feeds = Searchable information. Millions of people are updating, communicating, and broadcasting through their LinkedIn updates, and sometimes you may want one thread containing [more…]

How to Use LinkedIn with the Xobni E-Mail Plug-In

LinkedIn + Xobni e-mail plug-in = More precise sender information. If you use Microsoft Outlook or Google’s Gmail for your e-mail and you’re constantly being deluged with e-mail from people you don’t remember [more…]

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