THE BEST 50 LINKEDIN PERSONAL PROFILE COVER IMAGE IDEAS 2020

Find the best 50 Linkedin Personal profile cover photo (header image) ideas and examples for you to get inspired and start creating a powerhouse personal brand on LinkedIn today!



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Engage your LinkedIn profile visitors with an impactful header/cover image.

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Below are some of the best Linkedin profile cover images ideas curated for you. Even some of the top popular Australians with the most followers in Instagram are using LinkedIn to raise their professional profile.

Different Linkedin header image styles are being used and you will have to judge yourself which LinkedIn cover image style type might suit your needs. I hope you enjoy and find it useful when deciding what type of Linkedin background photo you end up publishing.

Remember you do not have to stick to the same LinkedIn header image for life, not even for the whole year! You can alternatively use that top real estate visual space for a campaign or a key professional event/milestone you have achieved or aiming to achieve.

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Lastly, do not miss out reading my article on the new best LinkedIn background photo size. Ensuring you only publish the most optimal Linkedin Background image dimension. If you are not good at design, you can find some great LinkedIn background image templates in Fotor photo editing tool.

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BEFORE DECIDING ON YOUR NEW LINKEDIN BACKGROUND PHOTO IDEAS

Think about the professionals you really want to check out your profile. For example, if you are a job seeker, your target is recruiters. Think about how your new Linkedin Background photo can say about your skills, personality or style. Remember people hire for different reasons you do not necessarily have to publish a “skilled” related background photo on your Linkedin Profile. Read 👉 How to turn off LinkedIn birthday notifications

If you are on the other hand, a sales representative or business developer might want to convey things such as “trust” or “support”. If you, for example, are a CEO you might want to show you live and breathe the brand you work for. Background images with your team can be a great idea, showing you lead and care for your team. Read 👉 Best LinkedIn Profile Tips for marketers



THE BEST 50 LINKEDIN PERSONAL PROFILE COVER / HEADER IMAGES IDEAS AND EXAMPLES IN 2020

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THE COMPANY LOGO STYLE

LinkedIn header image company logo instagram Beatriz Botessi

LinkedIn header image company logo Instagram Beatriz Botessi

THE CREATOR/ HACKER STYLE

ian callum linkedin profile cover image car designer

ian callum linkedin profile cover image car designer

 

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THE SPEAKER / PRESENTER STYLE

linkedin profile background image examples presenter style shama hyder

LinkedIn profile background image examples presenter style Shama Hyder



THE “COLLAGE” STYLE

linkedin background image idea personal branding expert brittany krystle

LinkedIn background image idea personal branding expert Brittany Krystle

THE “ME AT WORK” STYLE

best linkedin header photo tips office logo people passing by jeff winer ceo

best LinkedIn header photo tips office logo people passing by Jeff Weiner CEO



Want to easily create your unique LinkedIn cover image?  Start experimenting by upload your preferred images, logos, icons or patterns in Canva, then you can create a unique image for your LinkedIn profile cover” MAU. 

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THE CASUAL STYLE

linkedin background photo ideas drinking coffee lisa hamilton health influencer

LinkedIn background photo ideas drinking coffee Lisa Hamilton health influencer



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THE POSITIVE / INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES STYLE

linkedin header image example do something great quote Ishtar Schneider

LinkedIn header image example do something great quote Ishtar Schneider



THE ACHIEVER STYLE 

allen zhang linkedin top voices header cover image profile

Allen Zhang LinkedIn top voices header cover image profile

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THE HASHTAG STYLE

linkedin profile cover photo examples text hashtag illustration alexandra galviz

LinkedIn profile cover photo examples text hashtag illustration Alexandra Galvez



THE AUTHOR STYLE

rachel botsman linkedin profile background image author book

Rachel Botsman LinkedIn profile background image author book

THE CAMPAIGNER/ACTIVIST/DEMONSTRATOR STYLE 

LinkedIn profile cover photo example ronni kahn ozharvest

LinkedIn profile cover photo example Ronni Kahn Ozharvest

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BEST LINKEDIN BACKGROUND HEADER PHOTOS / COVER IMAGE IDEAS AND EXAMPLES

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