Best guess, if you’re not seeing it on your verified email list, then you may have chosen to sync your contacts in your account settings with your work email, and are also allowing people to send you connection requests if they have that email. The settings are right next to...
Make your Linkedin profile picture perfectly square, not less than 400x400 pixels, not less than 75KB, and make sure it's crisp before uploading. I’ve never encountered a blurry profile photo following those steps.
Common reasons for persistent problems
Your original picture is too large. Don't rely on Linkedin's backend system to...
Here are a couple options and an alternative
Upgrade to Premium
Upgrade to Sales Navigator
Pay for them
Most Linkedin experts lean more heavily on sending a custom connection request that’s written well enough to be read by the recipient, accepted, and a normal conversation is had.
Yes. Skills communicate very important information in your profile that may not fit as well into your other profile content.
Adding skills allows you to:
Be found easier in search
Communicate your total value
Give your connections an opportunity to endorse those skills
No, and in all likelihood keyboard shortcuts won’t be coming any time soon because most people will be using Linkedin from a browser. Keyboard shortcuts are usually specific to their operating system (mac/pc) or their browser (chrome/firefox/safari).
Go to search and type into the job title “hr” OR “human resources”
If you’re on sales navigator, make sure the job title is set to current.
Send them a custom connection request and when they accept follow up with a message.
Or alternatively, you can send them an InMail...
In general yes, because you gain access to view more profiles (your 3rd degree list shrinks).
As a general rule though, it's all about who you'e connect with.
Even some Linkedin experts don’t have a huge network. It’s about relationships.