How to View LinkedIn Profiles Anonymously?

by Khadija Anwar
2 minutes
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Hey there! Do you want to sneakily browse LinkedIn profiles without leaving a digital footprint? Well, you are on the right blog.

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Whether you’re a tech influencer, networking enthusiast, careerist, or curious soul, here are some simple steps to maintain your ghost mode while browsing professional profiles.

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Steps to View LinkedIn Profiles Anonymously

Certainly! Here are the steps to view LinkedIn profiles anonymously:

Step 1:

Log in to your LinkedIn account. In the top-right corner of your LinkedIn homepage, tap on your profile or “Me” icon.

tap on profile icon

Step 2:

A drop-down menu will open; tap “Settings” at the bottom of your page.

tap on settings

Step 3:

Tap on the “Visibility” tab.

tap on visibility

Step 4:

A drop-down menu will appear. Tap on the first option, “Profile viewing options.”

tap on profile viewing option

Step 5:

Choose your desired anonymity option: LinkedIn offers three visibility options for profile viewing:

  • Your name and headline
  • Private profile characteristics
  • Private mode.

Tap on “Private” mode. After selecting the anonymous option, go back to save changes automatically.

set to private mode

That’s it; you can view any LinkedIn profile anonymously, but always respect others’ privacy. Happy networking and connecting with professionals around the world!

Also Read: How to Use LinkedIn Creator Mode Effectively?


Can you view it anonymously on LinkedIn without premium?

If you have a basic account and select browser in private mode, you cannot see who viewed your profile.

Can someone see that I viewed their LinkedIn?

With a free profile and private browsing, neither you nor the individuals you are visiting will know when the other person has seen your page. With a premium membership, you can see who viewed your account while surfing in private mode without them being able to see you.

Khadija Anwar

Meet Khadija Anwar, an accomplished tech writer with over 500 published write-ups to her name. Her impressive portfolio can be found on the ContentStudio blog, LinkedIn, and the Fiverr platform.

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