Creating an Ad

How do I create an ad?

Last Reviewed: 04/13/2014
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If you have a LinkedIn account and a credit card, you can start or manage an ad campaign. To create a new ad:

  1. Move your cursor over Business Services at the top of your homepage and select Advertise.
  2. If you're a new advertiser, click Get started. If you've advertised with us before, click Manage and you'll be taken to your Campaign Manager, where you’ll click Create new campaign in the upper right.
    • For verification purposes, you may need to sign in again.
  3. Click the type of campaign you want to create.
  4. Complete the fields and click Next.
  5. Select a target audience for your ad click Next. Tip: Very small or very large audience sizes may negatively affect your campaign performance. Test what works best for your advertising goals, and monitor performance closely.
  6. Set a daily budget and bid on how much you're willing to pay for clicks or impressions and click Save Changes.
  7. Enter your billing information to activate the account and click Review order.
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