April 04, 2021

LinkedIn Users Can Now Add Intro Video to the LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn introduction videos are now part of your LinkedIn profile. You can use intro videos and creator mode to make your profile look amazing.

LinkedIn creator mode and introduction videos are the latest updates from the LinkedIn network.

With the help of LinkedIn intro videos and creator mode, users will make virtual job search effective.

LinkedIn Users Can Now Add Intro Video to the LinkedIn Profile: eAskme
LinkedIn Users Can Now Add Intro Video to the LinkedIn Profile: eAskme

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LinkedIn study report says, 79% of hiring managers in the USA believe that videos should be part of candidates' profiles.

80% of job seekers want better ways to display their skills or represent themselves in front of hiring managers and recruiters. 60% believe in the potential of recorded videos.

With intro videos and Creator mode, hiring managers and candidates will have better hiring experience.

Here is what you must know about LinkedIn intro videos and Creator mode.

Cover Story:

LinkedIn allows the users to add the cover story to their profiles.

User profile is the first thing that a visitor or hiring manager notice, and with the presence of an intro video, candidates have better chances to improve first interaction. 

You will see the orange ring on the profile photo if the user has uploaded a cover story.

Soon, the feature will go live worldwide, and we will tell you how you can create or publish the LinkedIn cover story.

Creator Mode:

Creator mode is there to help the LinkedIn users feature the work of content creators.

Creator mode allows you to use hashtags related to the topic. After activating the creator mode, you will see the activity and featured section on the top of the user profile.

LinkedIn Creator Mode: eAskme

After allowing creator mode, your "Connect" button will turn into the "follow" button.

Users with creator mode will display live broadcasts in the background of their profiles.

LinkedIn Creator Mode: eAskme

This will help them to increase the visibility of their live stream on LinkedIn.

Service Pages for Freelancers:

Service pages at LinkedIn are essential to display what you offer to your clients as a Freelancer.

User profiles and services pages are linked to each other to attract more clients.

Pronoun Fields:

LinkedIn users can add gender pronouns to their profiles.

Study shows that 70% job seekers and 72% hiring managers believe in displaying gender pronouns.

Gender pronouns are entirely optional for the user.


These LinkedIn features and updates are based on the data gathered by the LinkedIn Survey team.

In the coming days, you will see more features going live and improve your LinkedIn experience.

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