Q:- how did you get a spiffy, short link?
aka How do I customize my LinkedIn page address?
A: follow these instructions from LinkedIn.
There are several reasons why you should personalize it.
- It makes it easier for someone to type in our LinkedIn URL if they are reading it off a business card, resume, flyer, etc.
- It shows you are knowledgeable about modifying your LinkedIn profile. Okay, maybe this only interesting to LinkedIn geeks like me. There. I've said it.
- it makes it easier for YOU to remember it. My LinkedIn URL is http://www.linkedin.com/in/brendameller/