Log In with LinkedIn Credentials

Is it safe to use my LinkedIn login on third-party or external partner sites?

Last Reviewed: 09/18/2015
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We allow select external partner websites and applications to use the LinkedIn API (Application Programming Interface) to customize your user experience with them.

  • Only grant access to third parties you trust with your LinkedIn network information.
  • When prompted, you'll click a button that says something like "Connect with LinkedIn" or "Log in with LinkedIn".
  • If it's a legitimate LinkedIn connection, a separate browser pop-up window will appear and the URL in the browser will contain the "www.linkedin.com" domain name.

You can always remove access you've given to specific applications and external websites when you