Did you know LinkedIn allows you to hide your last name from users who aren’t your connections? Our guide will show you how this is done.
Note: These screenshots were captured in the LinkedIn application on iOS.
Step 1: Tap your profile picture in the top-left corner of the screen.
Step 2: Tap the gear icon in the top-right corner of the screen.
Step 3: Tap “Privacy.”
Step 4: Scroll down and tap “Who can see your last name.”
Step 5: Tap the bottom option to hide your last name from users who aren’t your connections. With this option enabled, non-connections will only be able to see the first letter of your last name. Note: Your connections will always be able to see your full last name.