Great Examples of How Members are Using LinkedIn Video

September 21, 2017

Since launching LinkedIn Video this summer, we’ve been wowed by the creative and useful videos that we’re seeing all of you sharing — from rocket launches and VR showcases to Hollywood illustrations and video resumes — the world of work is diverse and fascinating. Here are a few videos that caught our eye:

Give people an inside look into your job

A mooring master tows a floating wind turbine into position:

Show off your projects

A virtual reality artist makes a guide to the Burning Man festival grounds:

Share more about yourself

A college student introduces her skills and interests for a new role:

Now it’s your turn. Simply open the LinkedIn mobile app, look for the share box and tap the video icon. Record a new video or upload one from your camera roll. A few things to keep in mind:

  • You can record horizontally or vertically; try both formats and see what you like.

  • If your goal is to generate video views, aim to capture attention in the first 1-2 seconds.

  • If you’re recording in a noisy area, try using your headphones — most of them have an external microphone that will help. Keep it short (30 seconds to 2 minutes does the trick in most cases).

Most importantly, be yourself and share what you know. We’ll continue watching and sharing interesting examples of LinkedIn videos!