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LinkedIn feed for Wordpress sidebar WordPress


Hi Guys

Is it possible to have ones linked in feed fed through to your Wordpress sidebar. Like you can with Twitter?


Answers (4)


Dbranes answers:

Hi Steve

Do you have a public RSS feed? (I'm not a user of LinkedIn)

LinkedIn seems to provide some plugins:

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that you can copy/paste into your sidebar text widget.

Here is a plugin (not a free one) that seems to be using the LinkedIn API to fetch data:

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and comes with a video tutorial

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Giri answers:

Wordpress has a built-in RSS widget. Here is a screenshot of that widget.

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Just get the RSS feed link from linkedin.

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MDan answers:

Hi Steve

Yes, they have an comprehensive API for this kind of things.

You can see the updates for your profile here:

They also offer a set of social plugins:

The Share and Social Stream is located here:

You can also see an example of the member Profile plugin here:

Here's a wordpress plugin for extracting data from your Linkedin profile. You can use Network Update Fields shortcode to customize it for your needs.


Julien Maury answers:

<blockquote>On Linkedin : Go to edit profile and scroll down to the bottom. You will see a link that says Applications- Add an Application. Click on that link and you will see this page of options. There is an option to add your blog link with WordPress. Click on the link and you will be taken to a page where you can add in the RSS feed for your blog</blockquote>

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