Does LinkedIn tell you who searches you?

Does LinkedIn tell you who searches you on the platform?

The answer to this question is No, LinkedIn does not tell you who and who searches your profile but rather shows you the number of times you have appeared in a search result within a period of ten days.

Since LinkedIn has been the top job portal for business owners and job seekers, it is very important to keep track of your account’s performance.

However, you can only view people who viewed your profile. for the past 90 days. This is limited to a few people for free users while premium users can view all of those who viewed their profile on LinkedIn.

One of the indications that shows that you have optimized your profile well is the number of times you appear in search results of the platform.

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For example; if you are a Graphic Designer in Idaho and have optimized your profile well, then your name should appear in the search result if someone searches the term “Graphic designer Idaho” like the photo below.

How to view the number of times you have appeared on LinkedIn

  1. Open and log in to your LinkedIn account by visiting
  2. Click on the small down arrow under your profile picture; i.e. the Me. You can also click on your profile picture.
  3. Click on the View profile button.
  4. Scroll down to the section called Your Dashboard.
  5. In this section, you will see the number of search appearances which is usually the last number.


Thank you for reading this post and we hope after reading this short post you have understood that, LinkedIn only lets you know the number of times your profile appears in their search result but you can not see the names of the people who searched your name.

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