Exporting Your LinkedIn Connections into a SPREADSHEET = mind-blown! You’re welcome! Happy ‘non-spammy’ marketing.
Ever wondered how you could take all those connections you have on Linkedin and just EMAIL them all? It’s easier than you think to get the contact data into one nicely formatted place with a LinkedIn connection export.
Once you have your connections exported into a handy dandy little spreadsheet, the sky is the limit for what you can do with these new-found glorious pieces of contact information! Well… ok maybe it’s not that exciting… but hey, you can now at least send everyone an email if you have a special announcement, invite, or an important message.
The data that will be exported from your LinkedIn account with be the contacts name, email address, current employer, and position. But let’s face it, we really only want that email address, so here we go.
To export your connections list in easy steps:
Locate the ‘connections’ link at the top of your dashboard and click ‘keep in touch’
Click the ‘settings’ icon at the top right of this page
You should now see ‘export linkedin connections’ at the top right under ‘advanced settings’
Choose the file type you would like and voila!!
For our more visual learners, here are screenshots of where you can find these settings