5. How to add connections on LinkedIn
Make connections on LinkedIn by inviting your trusted friends and colleagues.
Go to Contacts. Click Add Connections.
The easiest way to find people on LinkedIn is to search your e-mail contacts, so enter your e-mail address and password here.
Enter your e-mail log in, if needed, and click Sign In.
By clicking Agree, you are authorizing LinkedIn to access your e-mail contacts.
The first page shows people you know that already have an account on LinkedIn. Select the contacts you want to connect to and click Add Connections.
This next page shows your contacts that don’t yet have a LinkedIn account. Select contacts you want to invite to LinkedIn and click Invite to Connect.
That’s it! Now you know how to find and invite connections on LinkedIn.