What does all star mean on LinkedIn? What does it mean to be high or low in a ranking? What drives where you rank?
“All Star” simply means you’ve provided Linkedin with all the information they want you to. It doesn’t have to be accurate or spectacular in any way. The information you provide on your profile will influence where you rank in certain searches, so be intentional about that. An algorithm gives sort priority in search and uses metrics like connections, engagement, activity,
You can control some elements of what’s displayed in your profile to different individuals who are not logged into Linkedin. But essentially, no you cannot hide your profile. You can restrict how people invite you to connect if you're concerned about privacy. For a full list go to your profile settings and look for the column on the right. It looks like
Mostly, but not entirely. You won't be able to view each others' profiles or message each other. They still may see your comments on public material or see your profile appear in search engines (depending on your settings). - Zeeko
Send InMail means you message that person without them being a connection. InMails are a shortcut when compared to the normal Linkedin process of sending a connection request and messaging them once they’ve connected. - Zeeko
Here's the short list: Decide who you want to read your profile Decide if you want to be found in search or proactively network Add content that is relevant to the group that’s reading your profile Make it look good by adding media where possible - Zeeko
Go to your privacy settings here and scroll to the section that says “Job Seeking Preferences.” This will disable some features available to recruiters, but they can still look for you through search, send you a connection request, and talk to you by messaging or InMail. - Zeeko
It means you’ve filled in all the fields Linkedin wants you to. Keep in mind though, this notification is private to your account. Screenshot below: - Zeeko
If the “pending” in green disappears on a LinkedIn profile that you invited to connect with, does that mean they rejected your request?
It could mean one of several things: They rejected your invitation request Your invitation expired You withdrew it - Zeeko
Depending on their settings one fo two notifications will happen: The notification icon in the top navigation menu An email - Zeeko