LinkedIn accounts are very precious.

And their passwords are required to be changed and secured, from time to time. As, losing your LinkedIn account can cost you the people accumulated over years, and potential deals that you could have converted into cash.

To change your LinkedIn password follow our detailed guide:

How to change password for LinkedIn via website?

Step 1: Open up the LinkedIn website, and opt for the “Forgot Password” link visible on the top bar menu.

Step 2: Provide either your email or phone number, associated with your LinkedIn account.

Step 3: You will receive an SMS with a pin, or an email with a link to reset your password. 

Whatever you have received, follow as prompted.

Step 4: If you have received the link in an email. Click on it and follow the prompted functions.

How to change Linkedin Password via app?

Step 1: Select  Me icon from the top menu bar of your LinkedIn homepage.

Step 2: Opt for Settings & Privacy from the menu opened on the screen.

Step 3: Then, in the Sign in & Security section, select Account access and hit the Change option next to Change password.

Step 4: Provide your current password for your LinkedIn account, then type your new password, and then retype, before confirming the change of the password for your LinkedIn account..

Step 5: Tick the checkbox next to Require all devices to sign in with a new password.  This will sign out from all the devices until you re-signing with the new password.

Step 6: Finally, hit Save.

Note: The process for changing the password on iOS and Android for LinkedIn is the same as described above.

How to create a strong LinkedIn password?

Step 1: First of all, pick up a sentence that you can remember very easily and use frequently. Such as:


Step 2: Now, pick the first alphabet of every word in the above sentence, and add some signs. As: IHGOTS#8

Note: Have your secret sentence written with you somewhere. And don’t share it, or use the same password everywhere. Change once in a while.