How to merge multiple LinkedIn accounts: Guide for 2022

merge LinkedIn accounts

Is it possible to have two LinkedIn accounts with the same email?

Can I have a personal and business LinkedIn account?

Is LinkedIn business page free?

Is it possible to create a LinkedIn business page without a personal account?

How to merge two (or more) LinkedIn accounts into one?

How to use Circleboom Publish to manage multiple LinkedIn accounts in the same place

Log into Circleboom
Log into Circleboom
Select LinkedIn
You can connect LinkedIn profile and LinkedIn business page to Circleboom
“Create New Post”
“Create New Post”
You can select your LinkedIn accounts to create post
You can select your LinkedIn accounts to create post
You can select multiple LinkedIn profiles and LinkedIn company pages
You can select multiple LinkedIn profiles and LinkedIn company pages
Select LinkedIn post templates among various options
Select LinkedIn post templates among various options
You can create and design your LinkedIn post
You can create and design your LinkedIn post
LinkedIn scheduler
You can post or schedule your LinkedIn posts
Share articles on LinkedIn
Share articles on LinkedIn
Connect RSS to your LinkedIn accounts to keep them always fresh
Connect RSS to your LinkedIn accounts to keep them always fresh

How to merge multiple LinkedIn accounts into one through LinkedIn website

#1 Both accounts can be accessed.

  • In the account you choose to keep, click the Me symbol at the top of your LinkedIn dashboard.
  • Select Settings & Privacy from the drop-down menu.
  • In the Account preferences section of Account management, click Change next to Merge accounts.
Merge multiple LinkedIn accounts
Merge multiple LinkedIn accounts
  • Fill in the account’s email address and password to deactivate it.
  • Fill out the form and submit it.
  • Once you’ve double-checked that you’re deleting the correct account, click Continue.
  • Enter the password you want to keep and click Submit to confirm you want to merge the accounts.
Download your LinkedIn data
Download your LinkedIn data

#2 You can’t log in because you forgot your password.

  • On the sign-in page of the account you want to consolidate and cancel, click the Forgot Password option.
  • After entering the email address connected with the account you want to cancel, click Send code. That email address will receive a link to reset your password.

#3 Because the email address is inaccessible, you are unable to log in.

Get a new email address for your LinkedIn account
Get a new email address for your LinkedIn account
  • Log in to the account that has no connections and that you want to delete.
  • At the top of the page, click the Me icon.
  • Select Settings & Privacy from the drop-down menu.
  • In the Account preferences section of Account management, click Change next to Close account.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to finish canceling your account.

How to merge LinkedIn Company Pages

  • You must be the super admins of both pages.
  • The pages are identical or related to the same business (regional, subsidiaries, divisions)
  • At least one employee must be associated with the merged page.
  • The names of both Pages must be the same.
If you want to merge LinkedIn company pages, you need to contact LinkedIn to request merging your pages.
  • The company names, are exactly as they appear on the company’s website.
  • The URLs of the Page(s) to be merged.
  • Clear indicators of which pages will be merged and which pages must be kept.
  • The reason for combining the pages (s).
  • It’s impossible to undo a LinkedIn account merger.
  • Only your workers, subsidiary pages, and followers will be migrated to the kept page; text and visual contents, promoted and submitted updates, and statistics linked to the merged page (s) will no longer be visible.
  • Accounts and ad creatives from LinkedIn Ads cannot be transferred to the preserved page.
  • Job postings linked to the combined page (s) will stay online but will not be transferred to the preserved page. Manually re-associating the job posting with the maintained page is required.
  • If the admins of the combined page (s) were not already admins of the retained page, they will not be automatically made admins of the retained page. Otherwise, you’ll have to manually add them as administrators.
  • Pages that have been acquired cannot be integrated into the parent company’s page. If this is the case, instead of merging, you can put a notification banner on the acquired page.

What happens when you merge two LinkedIn accounts

How to switch between multiple LinkedIn accounts

Is it possible to have two LinkedIn accounts with the same email?

Can I have a personal and business LinkedIn account?

Is LinkedIn business page free?

Is it possible to create a LinkedIn business page without a personal account?

How to merge two (or more) LinkedIn accounts into one?

How to use Circleboom Publish to manage multiple LinkedIn accounts in the same place

How to merge multiple LinkedIn accounts into one through LinkedIn website

#1 Both accounts can be accessed.

  • In the account you choose to keep, click the Me symbol at the top of your LinkedIn dashboard.
  • Select Settings & Privacy from the drop-down menu.
  • In the Account preferences section of Account management, click Change next to Merge accounts.
  • Fill in the account’s email address and password to deactivate it.
  • Fill out the form and submit it.
  • Once you’ve double-checked that you’re deleting the correct account, click Continue.
  • Enter the password you want to keep and click Submit to confirm you want to merge the accounts.

#2 You can’t log in because you forgot your password.

  • On the sign-in page of the account you want to consolidate and cancel, click the Forgot Password option.
  • After entering the email address connected with the account you want to cancel, click Send code. That email address will receive a link to reset your password.

#3 Because the email address is inaccessible, you are unable to log in.

  • Log in to the account that has no connections and that you want to delete.
  • At the top of the page, click the Me icon.
  • Select Settings & Privacy from the drop-down menu.
  • In the Account preferences section of Account management, click Change next to Close account.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to finish canceling your account.

How to merge LinkedIn Company Pages

  • You must be the super admins of both pages.
  • The pages are identical or related to the same business (regional, subsidiaries, divisions)
  • At least one employee must be associated with the merged page.
  • The names of both Pages must be the same.
  • The company names, are exactly as they appear on the company’s website.
  • The URLs of the Page(s) to be merged.
  • Clear indicators of which pages will be merged and which pages must be kept.
  • The reason for combining the pages (s).
  • It’s impossible to undo a LinkedIn account merger.
  • Only your workers, subsidiary pages, and followers will be migrated to the kept page; text and visual contents, promoted and submitted updates, and statistics linked to the merged page (s) will no longer be visible.
  • Accounts and ad creatives from LinkedIn Ads cannot be transferred to the preserved page.
  • Job postings linked to the combined page (s) will stay online but will not be transferred to the preserved page. Manually re-associating the job posting with the maintained page is required.
  • If the admins of the combined page (s) were not already admins of the retained page, they will not be automatically made admins of the retained page. Otherwise, you’ll have to manually add them as administrators.
  • Pages that have been acquired cannot be integrated into the parent company’s page. If this is the case, instead of merging, you can put a notification banner on the acquired page.

What happens when you merge two LinkedIn accounts

How to switch between multiple LinkedIn accounts

How to switch between LinkedIn personal and business accounts

LinkedIn home page
LinkedIn home page
Click on “Home”
Click on “Home”

How to switch between your multiple personal LinkedIn profiles

Switch between your LinkedIn accounts
Switch between your LinkedIn accounts

How do I access LinkedIn customer support?

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