Add a video to your LinkedIn profile

June 22, 2009

With the SlideShare application on LinkedIn, it's now incredibly easy to add videos to your LinkedIn profile. Here's a quick step-by-step guide:

1. Upload your presentation to SlideShare as usual.

2. Copy the URL of the YouTube video you want to insert.

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3. Once your presentation converts, go to the Edit Slideshow and choose Insert YouTube Videos and paste the above URL in the form.

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4. Add the SlideShare application on your LinkedIn profile and link your account.

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5. Go to the Settings page and choose "Show complete presentation in player"

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6. That's it. Your presentation (with the embedded YouTube video) is on your LinkedIn profile!

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So go ahead and add a lot more value to your LinkedIn profile with SlideShare!

(Thanks to Nathan Kievman)

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