How to Create LinkedIn Search in your contacts with the custom link in Lightning Experience?

LinkedIn Contact

LinkedIn Search custom link : If you wish to search your contact in LinkedIn search then we need to create custom link in contact. Ones you added link into contact page layout then you are able to search your selected contacts details from LinkedIn.

Let’s create custom link for LinkedIn Search


  • Click Setup
  • Expend Objects and Fields
  • Click Objects Manager
  • Click Contact

Custom Link

  • Click Buttons, Links, and Actions
  • Below you can see existing Buttons, Links, and Actions

Existing Buttons

  • Click New Custom Button or Link

LinkedIn Formula

  • Formula:{!Contact.FirstName}%20{!Contact.LastName}&origin=GLOBAL_SEARCH_HEADER
  • We have add above custom link into Contact Page layout.

Change Page Layout

  • Below you have to select page layout and click edit.

Edit Page Layout

  • Drag LinkedIn Search link from Custom Link.

Add Into Page Layout

  • Click Save
  • Open Contact

Page Layout

  • Ones you click LinkedIn Search page will redirect to LinkedIn Search
  • Note: You must need to to login in LinkedIn then you can able to search your contact.

LinkedIn Contact

  • Same way you can add this link in Account, Case and other objects.

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