How to add GitHub to LinkedIn? (2022)

How to add GitHub to LinkedIn?
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Wondering how to add GitHub to LinkedIn?

Yes, you are at the right place to learn about adding GitHub to your LinkedIn profile.

In this article, we will walk you through the easiest way to add GitHub to your LinkedIn profile.

Where to put GitHub on Linkedin?

You can put the GitHub link on Linkedin at the following places.

  • Contact Info section of your LinkedIn.
  • Featured Section of LinkedIn
  • LinkedIn posts

How to add GitHub to LinkedIn?

Follow the below steps to add Github to LinkedIn‘s Contact Info section.

How to add Github to LinkedIn on the mobile app?

Follow the below steps to add your Github to your LinkedIn profile on your mobile app.

Open the “Linkedin” app on your mobile phone. 

Click on the Profile photo which is on the top left of the page.

How to add Github to LinkedIn on mobile app?

Click “View Profile” from there. 

Github Linkedin view profile

You could view all the professional details about you there.

Click on the pencil icon at the top right corner.

Github Linkedin Contact Info

Scroll down. Click on “Edit Contact Info”.

Github Linkedin Edit Contact Info

Click on “+ Add website”

Add Github url to Linkedin

Enter the Github URL. Choose the required option for Website type.

Add Github website to Linkedin

Click on “Save”

Click on “Save”

Now you can see the GitHub link in the “Contact” section of your LinkedIn profile. To view it, follow the below steps.

Open the “Linkedin” app on your mobile phone.

Click on the Profile photo which is on the top left of the page.

Click “View Profile” from there.

Scroll down and you can see the “Contact” section with your GitHub link.

How to add Github to LinkedIn on desktop or laptop?

Follow the below steps to add your Github to your LinkedIn profile on a desktop or laptop. 

Visit LinkedIn website.

Click on the “Me” icon on the top right of the page. 

How to add Github to LinkedIn on desktop or laptop?

Select “View Profile” from there. 

Github to LinkedIn profile

Click on “Contact Info”.

Github LinkedIn on desktop or laptop

Click on the pencil icon at the top right corner.

linkedin github link

Click on “+ Add website”.

add github to linkedin profile

Enter the Github URL.

adding github to linkedin

Choose the required option.

If you choose the option as Other, you need to provide a name to it under the field “Type”.

Click on Save.

Now you can see the GitHub link in the “Contact Info section” of your LinkedIn profile.

link github to linkedin

We will discuss the ways to add Github LinkedIn featured section in mobile app and desktop/laptop

Follow the below sets to add GitHub to the LinkedIn Featured section on the mobile app.

Open the “Linkedin” app on your mobile phone. 

Click on the Profile photo which is on the top left of the page.

Click “View Profile” from there. 

Click on Add Section.

add github to linkedin featured section

Click on Featured.

linkedin github link featured section

Click on “Add a Link”.

linkedin github add a link featured section

Enter the Github URL.

add github to linkedin featured section

Enter the title and description.

Click on Save.

Follow the below sets to add GitHub to the LinkedIn Featured section on a desktop or laptop.

Visit LinkedIn website.

Click on the “Me” icon on the top right of the page. 

Select “View Profile” from there. 

Click on Add Section.

add github to linkedin featured section

Click on Featured.

Click on Links.

Enter the Github URL.

link github to linkedin featured section

Enter the title and description.

Click on Save.

How to add GitHub link in LinkedIn post?

You can drop a Github link in the LinkedIn post that you are preparing.

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Wrapping Up

Well, in this article, we have discussed how to add GitHub to LinkedIn.

Hope you have enjoyed this article. Kindly let us know if you have any queries.