LinkedIn Social Advertising

Thanks to Steven Woodruff (@connectionagent) for his post on this topic.

LinkedIn has recently opted-in their user base into a third-party advertising agreement that allows for use of name and photos in those advertisements. Follow the directions below to opt-out:

  1. Click on your name on your LinkedIn homepage (upper right corner). On the drop-down menu, select "Settings"
  2. From the "Settings" page, select "Account*"
  3. In the column next to "Account", click "Manage Social Advertising
  4. De-select the box next to "LinkedIn may use my name, photo in social advertising"\

Steven created a great graphic for assisting you you in opting-out. Click here.