We’ve all heard that adage, “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” So if a customized URL for your LinkedIn public profile functions exactly the same way as the default URL, why change it?
Here are a few reasons why you should customize your profile URL:
Yes, this is a very small detail, especially in the grand scheme of things. But think about it: when you’re purchasing a home you notice a lot of small details like the water pressure and whether the baseboards are clean. These details collectively tell a story about the house as an investment. Why would a company do any differently when investing in employees?
Now that you’re convinced it’s time to get started, visit LinkedIn and follow these steps to customize your profile URL today.
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