Looking to spice up your LinkedIn profile? Then, a Google Analytics certification may be a smart choice. It is free, relatively easy to do and relevant to a wide range of professions. Being certified takes a total of about 5 hours (4 hours of course videos and 1 hour exam). You obviously need basic to moderate knowledge about the functionality of Google Analytics. Here’s a quick guide:

  1. Go to this link
  2. Click on “Google Analytics”
  3. Click “Google Analytics Individual Qualification” and follow the guidance

Then you can look through the course videos and finally take the exam. It results in a certificate that you can use on LinkedIn:

  1. Log into your profile on LinkedIn, and click “add profile section” beneath your profile photo
  2. Accomplishments -> Certifications
  3. Fill in the information from the certification you received

Thats it! With a few simple steps you now have a slightly more interesting CV.