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How to write a show stopping LinkedIn headline

There are a few ways to optimise your LinkedIn profile and increase its SEO. Our Slideshare shows you how to write the perfect headline and why it works!

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www.ebsta.com @ebstahq linkedin.com/company/ebsta
HOW TO WRITE A
SHOW STOPPING
LINKEDIN HEADLINE
HOW TO WRITE A
SHOW STOPPING
LINKEDIN HEADLINE
 	
  
A headline is what grabs a readers attention when reading a
newspaper, it’s the same with your LinkedIn profile. Spend some
time optimizing it, for maximum impact.
THE HEADLINE
TOP TERM
Search Engine Optimization
(SEO): A method of affecting the
search results for a specific
website or profile. Typically this
can be achieved through using
keywords that are often
searched.
Your headline is highly searchable. Don’t just put your job
title. Do use keywords such as popular skills and expertise to
increase your profiles SEO.
SEARCHABILITY
	
  	
  
LISTING
One way of using the headline space is to simply list your roles
and responsibilities. Be sure to make them relevant, the tip is to
try and guess what people will be searching.
Alternatively you can use one sentence but make sure you
include keywords because they increase searchability making
you a LinkedIn VIP.
DESCRIPTIVE
	
  	
  

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How to write a show stopping LinkedIn headline

  • 1. www.ebsta.com @ebstahq linkedin.com/company/ebsta HOW TO WRITE A SHOW STOPPING LINKEDIN HEADLINE HOW TO WRITE A SHOW STOPPING LINKEDIN HEADLINE
  • 2.     A headline is what grabs a readers attention when reading a newspaper, it’s the same with your LinkedIn profile. Spend some time optimizing it, for maximum impact. THE HEADLINE
  • 3. TOP TERM Search Engine Optimization (SEO): A method of affecting the search results for a specific website or profile. Typically this can be achieved through using keywords that are often searched.
  • 4. Your headline is highly searchable. Don’t just put your job title. Do use keywords such as popular skills and expertise to increase your profiles SEO. SEARCHABILITY    
  • 5. LISTING One way of using the headline space is to simply list your roles and responsibilities. Be sure to make them relevant, the tip is to try and guess what people will be searching.
  • 6. Alternatively you can use one sentence but make sure you include keywords because they increase searchability making you a LinkedIn VIP. DESCRIPTIVE    
  • 7.     WRITE LESS, SAY MORE www.ebsta.com       Remember this space is precious, so choose what you say carefully.
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