Following the modifications to the LinkedIn developer program, version 2.0 of
this plugin introduces breaking changes. More information on vedovini.net
This plugin provides you with shortcodes to insert your full LinkedIn profile
and a rotating scroller of your LinkedIn recommendations in any WordPress page
or post. Please check vedovini.net for
The following shortcodes are available:
[li_recommendations width="480" length="200" interval="1000"]displays a
rotating scroller with the recommendations you received. Only available if
LinkedIn granted you access to your full profile.
[li_profile]displays your LinkedIn profile. Optional attributes
langto overide the general settings. Only basic profile is
available unless LinkedIn granted you access to your full profile.
[li_card]displays a simple LinkedIn card. Optional attributes
the general settings.
[li_picture]displays the original profile picture (size may vary depending
on what you uploaded to LinkedIn). Optional attributes are
To customize the rendering of the shortcodes you must create a
in your theme or in the
wp-content folder and then copy the template file you
want to modify. The default template files are located in the plugin’s
See this post for more details on customization: Showing more of your LinkedIn
profile with WP LinkedIn
There are also several widgets. One widget displays the recommendations
scroller, one displays your network updates, and two widgets show a “profile
other uses a customizable template.
slider to the page as been moved to the
recommendations.php template. If you
customized that template you must add the following line to the top of your
Please check the WP LinkedIn Multi-Users
extension if you need to show the profiles of multiple users.
And if you need to show company profiles or company updates, please check the
WP LinkedIn for Companies
Also available is the WP LinkedIn Advanced Templates
extension that provides extended profile templates (including most of the
profile sections) and a more sophisticated template for company page updates.
And if you want to save money then there’s the WP LinkedIn Extensions Bundle
which includes all the extensions for a reduced price.