The LinkedIn For Journalists program is an opportunity to learn the value of LinkedIn and how journalists can leverage the platform to further and amplify their stories.

Learn how LinkedIn can help you find and contact the right sources, build your profile and stay on top of trends. Build community by connecting with our Journalist community on LinkedIn.



Search by company name, size, keywords, title or any other facet to find exactly the source you need.



LinkedIn Search will show you current and former employees and how you’re connected to them.



Learn how links to your best work on LinkedIn can drive traffic back to your publisher.


Frequently Asked Questions

I’m not sure how to re-create a search that I learned about through the program?

Reach out to us at, we’re happy to help!


I took a webinar but did not receive a follow up email with my upgrade code?

Please first check your spam filter, then reach out to us at Note that it may take up to 2 weeks for codes to be distributed.


What factors do you consider when evaluating applications for the Premium Program?

In reviewing applications for the Premium program, we consider a variety of criteria across readership/reach, topic area and influence. Full time and freelance journalists in editorial functions for news organization, that have national and global reach, cover general interest and business topics and have broad readership and clout will qualify. Please note that approval is not automatic or guaranteed based on any of the above qualifications, prior acceptance, or group participation. Space is limited. We will respond to each application, but please note that review wait time may take up to 2 weeks.


When do you close applications for the Premium Program? 

We close applications for the Premium Program 48 hours before the webinar.


The webinar time doesn't work for me, can I still watch the webinar? 

Yes, we want to ensure that this webinar is available to journalists globally. If you register for the webinar and do not attend, you will recieve an email inviting you to watch the webinar recording. The recording will be available for 24 hours following the live event. Please ensure you have applied for the program before applications close.


I just applied for the Premium program and the webinar is next week, will my application be approved in time to join? 

We will do our best to review all applications quickly leading up to the webinar, but please note that the applications close 48 hours prior to the webinar.