Create a Profile: Create a detailed profile on LinkedIn, including employment, education, industry, and web sites.
Put a Face with Your LinkedIn Profile: You can add a photo to your LinkedIn profile. Note that it must be a small photo – no larger than 80×80 pixels.
Keywords and Skills: Include all your resume keywords and skills in your profile, so your profile will be found.
Build Your Network: Connect with other members and build your network. The more connections you have, the more opportunities you have.
Endorsements & Recommendations: Recommendations from people you have worked with carry a lot of weight but you should be first to recommend or endorse their work and then ask for a recommendation.
Job Search Feature: Use the job search section to find job listings and save your searches.
Advantageous Q&A;: The Answers section of LinkedIn is a good way to increase your visibility. Respond to questions, and ask a question if you need information or assistance.