LinkedIn: Here’s How to Stop Non-Connections From Following You

Users can prevent others from seeing their posts

Did you know LinkedIn allows you to prevent strangers from following you and seeing your public updates? Our guide will show you how this is done.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the LinkedIn application on iOS.

Step 1: Tap your profile picture in the top-left corner of the screen.

Step 2: Tap the gear icon in the top-right corner of the screen.

Step 3: Tap “Privacy.”

Step 4: Scroll down and tap “Who can follow you.”

Step 5: Tap “Your connections” to stop non-connections from being able to follow you and see your public updates. Note: If you currently have any followers who aren’t your connections, they will be removed when you change this setting.

Publish date: March 29, 2018 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT