LinkedIn Posting Guide: Steps & Tips 2024

Jason Gong
June 6, 2024

Sign in, start a post, and share your content on LinkedIn.

By the way, we're Bardeen, we build a free AI Agent for doing repetitive tasks.

If you're posting on LinkedIn, you might love our AI Message Generator. It helps personalize and create messages for LinkedIn, making your outreach more effective.

To post content on LinkedIn, follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to your LinkedIn account.
  2. At the top of your LinkedIn homepage, locate the share box to begin creating your post.
  3. Click on Start a post to share a text update, or select the appropriate icon to share a photo, video, or write an article.
  4. If you want to share other types of content, click on the More icon to find post suggestions such as celebrating an occasion, sharing that you're hiring, creating a poll, adding a document, or finding an expert.
  5. After creating your content, choose the visibility for your post. You can share it publicly, with your connections, on Twitter, or with a LinkedIn Group.
  6. Once you're ready, click Post to share your update.

3. Click on Start a post to share a text update, or select the appropriate icon to share a photo, video, or write an article.

Note that LinkedIn expects members to adhere to their User Agreement and Professional Community Policies, which means refraining from dishonest or unprofessional behavior and not posting inappropriate, inaccurate, or objectionable content.

If you want to repost content from other members or LinkedIn Pages:

  1. Find the post you want to share and click Repost beneath it.
  2. You can choose to repost directly or select Repost with your thoughts to add your own comments.
  3. If adding comments, use the "@" symbol to mention people, companies, or schools.
  4. Select who can see your repost in the Post settings pop-up window and click Done.
  5. Click Post to share the repost.

To delete a repost, click the More icon on the upper-right corner of the repost and select Delete post, then confirm by clicking Delete.

For sharing a post in a private message, click Send on the lower-right corner of the post, select the recipient(s), add a message if desired, and click Send.

Remember, posts from LinkedIn Groups can't be reposted, and if the original post was set to connections only, it can't be reposted by others.

Automate Your LinkedIn Workflow with Bardeen

Posting on LinkedIn is a valuable way to share your professional expertise and insights, keeping your network engaged. While it's simple to post manually, automating your LinkedIn posts can save you time and help maintain a consistent online presence. With Bardeen, you can schedule posts, curate content, and even analyze engagement all on autopilot.

Here are some examples of how Bardeen can transform your LinkedIn activity:

  1. Save LinkedIn group members to Google Sheets: Use this playbook to automatically extract members from LinkedIn groups and organize them in Google Sheets, making it easier to engage with your community.
  2. Save LinkedIn posts from search to Airtable: Automatically save posts from LinkedIn searches into Airtable for content curation and analysis. This can help you track industry trends and discover popular topics.
  3. Copy LinkedIn Post commenters to Google Sheets: This playbook helps you capture the engagement on your posts by saving commenter information to Google Sheets, allowing you to follow up or analyze your audience.

Start enhancing your LinkedIn strategy by automating these tasks. Download the Bardeen app at and take your professional networking to the next level.

Simplify LinkedIn Posting with Bardeen's AI

Bardeen's AI automates LinkedIn posts and engagement tasks, saving you time.

Get Bardeen free

Other answers for LinkedIn

What is Sales Prospecting? Guide & Tips 2024

Explore top sales prospecting strategies and tips to identify potential customers and grow your business in 2024.

Read more
LinkedIn Data Scraping with Python: A Step-by-Step Guide

Learn to scrape LinkedIn data using Python, covering setup, libraries like Selenium, Beautiful Soup, and navigating LinkedIn's dynamic content.

Read more
Scrape LinkedIn Data Using R: A Step-by-Step Guide

Learn how to scrape LinkedIn data using R with web scraping techniques or the LinkedIn API, including steps, packages, and compliance considerations.

Read more
LinkedIn Data Scraping with React: A Step-by-Step Guide

Learn how to scrape LinkedIn data using React, Python, and specialized tools. Discover the best practices for efficient data extraction while complying with legal requirements.

Read more
LinkedIn Data Scraping with Beautiful Soup: A Step-by-Step Guide

Learn to scrape LinkedIn using Beautiful Soup and Python for data analysis, lead generation, or job automation, while adhering to LinkedIn's terms of service.

Read more
How to download LinkedIn profile pictures in 5 steps

Looking to download your own or another's LinkedIn profile picture? Discover how LinkedIn photo download can be easily done, with privacy top of mind.

Read more
how does bardeen work?

Your proactive teammate — doing the busywork to save you time

Integrate your apps and websites

Use data and events in one app to automate another. Bardeen supports an increasing library of powerful integrations.

Perform tasks & actions

Bardeen completes tasks in apps and websites you use for work, so you don't have to - filling forms, sending messages, or even crafting detailed reports.

Combine it all to create workflows

Workflows are a series of actions triggered by you or a change in a connected app. They automate repetitive tasks you normally perform manually - saving you time.

get bardeen

Don't just connect your apps, automate them.

200,000+ users and counting use Bardeen to eliminate repetitive tasks

Effortless setup
AI powered workflows
Free to use
Reading time
Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.
By clicking “Accept”, you agree to the storing of cookies. View our Privacy Policy for more information.