As a sequel to the blog post 3 tips to for great LinkedIn invitations, here are some examples of actual Linkedin invitations. When you want to invite someone to connect, give it a try with an example from here. You can just copy/paste from this post and adapt as you want. However, remember to be brief, there is a limit of 256 characters you can put in a Linkedin invitation.
1. Hi XXX,
I listened to your great webinar on YYY last week and I really liked your approach about … I’d like us to connect on Linkedin. Please accept my invite.
2. Hi XXX,
I noticed that we both work at YYY company and I thought I would invite you to connect on Linkedin. I am expanding my network and I was thinking that us knowing each other may be of mutual interest. Please accept my invite.
3. Hi XXX,
I am following you on Twitter and I enjoy very much your tips about YYY. I would like to invite you to connect on Linkedin. Please accept my invite.
4. Hi XXX,
I am a fan of your Facebook business page and I am taking up on your invitation to connect on Linkedin also. Please accept my invite.
5. Hi XXX,
I have been reading your blog for over 3 months now and your posts on YYY are so helpful to build my business! Please accept my invite to connect on Linkedin.
What do you think? Are these tips helpful or not? Try them out and see what results you are getting. And if you have other great examples, please share by leaving a comment.
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