May 28, 2022

Boo! “Twitter Unlinks From LinkedIn”

We’re not very happy about this one. LinkedIn and Twitter have worked together since 2008.

From the LinkedIn Blog:

As Twitter shared earlier today in a blog post from Michael Sippey, they are increasingly focused on “providing the core Twitter consumption experience through a consistent set of products and tools.” Consistent with Twitter’s evolving platform efforts, Tweets will no longer be displayed on LinkedIn starting later today. We know many of you value Twitter as an additional way to broadcast professional content beyond your LinkedIn connections. Moving forward, you will still be able to share your updates with your Twitter audience by posting them on LinkedIn.

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Explains that if you initiate you 140 or less tweet on LinkedIn first, it can (if selected) auto post on Twitter.

See Also: Delivering a consistent Twitter experience (via Twitter Developers Blog)

See Also: Twitter Unlinks From LinkedIn (via Forbes)

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Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.