Have you ever wondered how many LinkedIn connections you have but don’t know where to find it?

It used to be easier to find on your home page. LinkedIn change the location. They’d rather have you focus on the quality of your connections rather than the quantity. Not bad bad advise, but it’s still nice to get an idea of how broad your reach is.

In order to see how many LinkedIn connections that you have (for now!) go to ‘Connections’ and look to the right for the little gear icon. This takes you to the contacts page where the number of LinkedIn connections shows next to your name. Here’s the direct link:

You can also go to the Advanced ¬†Settings box and export your contacts – name, email, company name , and job title for your own organizational purposes. Just make sure you check LinkedIn’s privacy policy and any newsletter manager policy before sending messages to these contacts.


Doug Moore has been helping small businesses grow and succeed for over 10 years. His passion is to provide the tools to help you efficiently market your business.