Like every other social media platform, hashtags help to group content together.
🔺How should you use Hashtags on your LinkedIn posts?
Unlike Instagram where you can and should add up to 30 hashtags to posts, less is more on LinkedIn, 2-3 is recommenced.
As always with advice on social media marketing, ensure you experiment with the placing of your hashtags to find out what works best for you and your target audience
🔺How can I find the right hashtags on LinkedIn?
LinkedIn does give you a few clues when you begin writing a post by suggesting relevant hashtags based on the content of your post and your history of using them. This is a good place to begin, you can also use the search function to look for your most likely hashtag.
🔺How can I use hashtags for my job search?
If used in your posts strategically, hashtags can increase the overall visibility.
You can also click on a hashtags and it will send you to job listings, for example searching for career-related hashtags like #SocialMediaManager #Intern #BusinessDevelopmentManager #Hiring #Recruiting or #Vacancy are a great way to find job openings you can apply for.