BEST 36 LINKEDIN BACKGROUND PHOTO IDEAS 2018

Find the best 36 Linkedin Background Photo ideas for you to get inspired and start creating a powerhouse personal brand on LinkedIn today!



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What type of professionals should have some of the best LinkedIn Background photos? My first guess were professionals in the creative industries should have some of the best LinkedIn cover images:¬†Advertising, Branding, Marketing, Arts, etc. However it is not always the case. Some of these top industry professionals do not even bother to have a Linkedin Background photo or cover image. Some examples are: Group M CEO Mark Lollback or Publicis CEO Andrew Baxter.¬†Read ūüĎČ Best Linked article header image size

Below are some of the individuals  you can get some interesting visual ideas from.

The only thing in common is that there is no rule: different styles are being used and you will have to judge yourself which 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 Background Photo for life, not even for the whole year! You can alternatively use that top real estate visual space for campaign or key professional event / milestone specific purposes.¬†Read ūüĎČ New Optimal LinkedIn profile cover photo size

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 are 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 ūüĎČ 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 ūüĎČ Best LinkedIn Profile tips for marketers



BEST 36 LINKEDIN BACKGROUND PHOTOS / COVER IMAGE  IDEAS

CREATIVE LINKEDIN BACKGROUND PROFILE IMAGE STYLES

linkedin background photo ideas minimalistic back alexandre meyer creative strategistlinkedin background photo ideas minimalistic back alexandre meyer creative strategist

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linkedin background photo ideas plain colour talisa sutton creative director

linkedin background photo ideas plain colour talisa sutton creative director

 

linkedin background photo ideas lines company logo jaimes leggett m&csaatchiLinkedIn background photo ideas lines company logo jaimes leggett m&c saatchi

 

olivia barrow linkedin profile background image graffiti

olivia barrow linkedin profile background image graffiti

 

kiara imani williams linkedin profile background image

kiara imani williams linkedin profile background image

 

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THE SPEAKER / PRESENTER STYLE – LINKEDIN TOP COVER IMAGE IDEAS

linkedin profile background image examples presenter style shama hyder

linkedin profile background image examples presenter style shama hyder

 

linkedin profile top cover image idea ted speaker quentin allums

linkedin profile top cover image idea ted speaker quentin allums

 

linkedin profile cover photo idea speaker style fyiona yong

linkedin profile cover photo idea speaker style fyiona yong



linkedin profile cover photo examples ceo speaker presenter ovation hither mann

linkedin profile cover photo examples ceo speaker presenter ovation hither mann

IMAGE GALLERY /COLLAGE STYLES –¬†LINKEDIN PROFILE COVER PHOTO IDEAS

linkedin background image idea personal branding expert brittany krystle

linkedin background image idea personal branding expert brittany krystle

 

linkein personal profile cover photo naomi simson gallery collage

linkein personal profile cover photo naomi simson gallery collage

 

linkedin background image profile photo collage bill gates

linkedin background image profile photo collage bill gates

 

“ME AT WORK” STYLES –¬†LINKEDIN BACKGROUND PROFILE IMAGE EXAMPLES

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

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

 

linkedin background photo ideas restaurant elizabeth hewsonlinkedin background photo ideas restaurant elizabeth hewson



linkedin profile cover photo city buildings cityscape tim gurner property developer

linkedin profile cover photo city buildings cityscape tim gurner property developer

 

linkedin background photo ideas press meeting photographers malcolm turnbulllinkedin background photo ideas press meeting photographers malcolm turnbull

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CASUAL STYLES –¬†LINKEDIN BACKGROUND PROFILE IMAGE SAMPLES

linkedin background photo ideas drinking coffee lisa hamilton health influencer

linkedin background photo ideas drinking coffee lisa hamilton health influencer

 

best linkedin cover image examples - casual lifestyle palm trees sun simon sinekbest linkedin cover image examples – casual lifestyle palm trees sun simon sinek

linkedin background photo ideas mirror pia muehlenbeck fashionlinkedin background photo ideas mirror pia muehlenbeck fashion

 

creative linkedin cover photo samples hands oprah winfrey tv presenter celebrity

creative linkedin cover photo samples hands oprah winfrey tv presenter celebrity



linkedin top profile image office frame wall nicole eckls sapphire group

linkedin top profile image office frame wall nicole eckls sapphire group

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linkedin background photo ideas red roses rachel anne woodhatch

linkedin background photo ideas red roses rachel anne woodhatch

 

linkedin background photo ideas wave surfing sally fitzgibbons wsl world tour professional surferlinkedin background photo ideas wave surfing sally fitzgibbons wsl world tour professional surfer

 

linkedin background photo ideas bondi beach icebergs richard webb venture capitalist investor

linkedin background photo ideas bondi beach icebergs richard webb venture capitalist investor

 

POSITIVE / INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES STYLES –¬†LINKEDIN BACKGROUND PROFILE IMAGE EXAMPLES

linkedin cover image profile quote tet overlay product penny spencer manager director

linkedin cover image profile quote tet overlay product penny spencer manager director

 

linkedin profile cover image quote black background robert carrozza sales manager

linkedin profile cover image quote black background robert carrozza sales manager



THE ACHIEVERS STYLE –¬†LINKEDIN PROFILE TOP COVER IMAGE IDEAS

linkedin background photo ideas power profile badge alistair venn menulog

linkedin background photo ideas power profile badge alistair venn menulog

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linkedin background photo ideas power profile stephanie rice sports professional

linkedin background photo ideas power profile stephanie rice sports professional

 

linkedin background photo ideas olympics logo caroline buchanan bmx champion

linkedin background photo ideas olympics logo caroline buchanan bmx champion

 

COMPANY LOGO STYLES – LINKEDIN PROFILE COVER IMAGE IDEAS

linkedin cover photo personal profile corporate branding logo alexander phillips real estate agent

linkedin cover photo personal profile corporate branding logo alexander phillips real estate agent

linkedin profile background photo examples bi logo satya nadella ceo microsoft

linkedin profile background photo examples bi logo satya nadella ceo microsoft

HASHTAG STYLES –¬†LINKEDIN BACKGROUND PROFILE IMAGE IDEAS¬†

linkedin profile cover photo examples text hashtag illustration alexandra galviz

linkedin profile cover photo examples text hashtag illustration alexandra galviz



linkedin header profile image idea hashtag jo burston entrepreneur

linkedin header profile image idea hashtag jo burston entrepreneur

AUTHOR STYLE РLINKEDIN PROFILE BACKGROUND COVER IMAGE IDEAS 

rachel botsman linkedin profile background image author book

rachel botsman linkedin profile background image author book

 

tom goodwin linkedin background image profile

tom goodwin linkedin background image profile

 

linkedin profile cover photo ideas author writer style tofe evans

linkedin profile cover photo ideas author writer style tofe evans

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