LinkedIn restricts profiles for many different reasons.

Common Error Message

  • Error: Member is restricted

The Fix

If you received this error on Post Planner, please login to your LinkedIn account directly and contact their support to resolve the issue.

LinkedIn states that the following are examples of conduct or activity that may result in account restriction:

  • An unusually large number of page views from the account

  • The name used in the account profile is in violation of LinkedIn's User Agreement

  • LinkedIn detected inappropriate or illegal activity on the account

  • A history of repetitive abusive behaviour on the account

  • LinkedIn has detected that the account may have been hacked or compromised

If you have been restricted in error, you can appeal directly to LinkedIn to un-restrict your account.

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