Linkedin URL Shortener

How to Create Branded Links On Linkedin

Linkedin is the most well-known website for showcasing your CV and the largest social-network for job-related posts. When you post something there you may want to stand out from the crowd by using Branded links (aka Custom Short URLs or Vanity URLs). 

Here we are going to explain how to create Branded short links directly in your LinkedIn account using Rebrandly. Our Chrome extension gives you a one-click option to rebrand every link directly on Linkedin

Bonus tip:
You can create a branded link for your entire LinkedIn profile (eg.: This can be used in online and offline communications (e.g. on your business cards). Read this article or watch this great video from ABC for more info.



The image above shows the Rebrandly Chrome Extension in action with Linkedin 


In order to create a branded link on Linkedin please ensure that you are logged into a Rebrandly account.


With Google Chrome Browser

If you are using Google Chrome you can easily create custom short links on Linkedin with one click by downloading Rebrandly's Chrome extension and using the automatic link detection feature.

The video below shows you how it works. 



With other browsers

If you're using a browser other than Chrome then creating Branding links for Linkedin will require another couple of clicks. However, you can still quickly make your custom short URLs (Vanity URLs). Just download the right extension and you are ready to go!

With Firefox: Firefox Browser extension info

With Safari: Safari Browser extension info

With Intenet Explorer, Opera and other browsers: Rebrandly bookmarklet 


This Article is About:

  • Creating a branded link on Linkedin
  • Creating a custom short link on Linkedin
  • Creating a Vanity URL on Linkedin
  • Linkedin And Rebrandly Integration


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