HOW TO: Sync Your Twitter Account With LinkedIn

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Did you know LinkedIn has an update feed similar to the one on Twitter?

It does. And in case you’re too busy to manually update each social network separately, you can set LinkedIn to automatically pull in your tweets.

Even better, if you don’t want all your tweets appearing on LinkedIn, there’s a special hashtag you can use to filter them.

Keep reading to see how it works.

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