LinkedIn Privacy: An Overview Unlike other social networks, privacy on LinkedIn isn’t just about managing who can see your posts and your profile, it’s also about managing who can see what you do on the site.
When you open up the privacy settings in LinkedIn by going to Me Settings and Privacy Privacy in the upper-right corner, you’ll see the following sections: How others see your profile and network information: This lets you control what information is visible on your profile, and who is allowed to see it.
How others see your LinkedIn activity: This lets you change the visibility of your on-site activity, such as your online status and changes to your profile.
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