LinkedIn: Here’s How to Stop Receiving Promotional Messages

The professional network allows its partners to send Sponsored InMail to users

LinkedIn allows its partners to send Sponsored InMail to users containing “information or promotional content that is part of a marketing or hiring campaign.” If you’d rather not receive these messages, our guide will show you how to stop receiving them.

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 “Communications.”

Step 4: Tap “Messages from members and partners.”

Step 5: Tap the toggle next to “Allow LinkedIn partners to show you Sponsored InMail” to turn this option off. This will prevent LinkedIn’s partners from being able to send you sponsored messages.