Profile Edit API - Projects

This sub-resource API will allow you to create, update, and delete projects of a member. See Project Fields for a description of the fields available within this object.

Supported Methods

CREATE | PARTIAL_UPDATE | DELETE

CREATE

POST https://api.linkedin.com/v2/people/id={person ID}/projects

sample request body

{
  "singleDate": true,
  "description": {
    "preferredLocale": {
      "country": "US",
      "language": "en"
    },
    "localized": {
      "en_US": {
        "rawText": "Awesome platform!"
      }
    }
  },
  "url": "http://www.developer.linkedin.com",
  "title": {
    "preferredLocale": {
      "country": "US",
      "language": "en"
    },
    "localized": {
      "en_US": "LinkedIn API Project"
    }
  },
  "members": [
    {
      "memberId": "urn:li:person:123ABC",
      "name": {
        "preferredLocale": {
          "country": "US",
          "language": "en"
        },
        "localized": {
          "en_US": "test engineer"
        }
      }
    },
    {
      "memberId": "urn:li:person:456DEF",
      "name": {
        "preferredLocale": {
          "country": "US",
          "language": "en"
        },
        "localized": {
          "en_US": "test engineer 2"
        }
      }
    }
  ]"startMonthYear": {
    "year": 2016,
    "month": 1
  },
  "occupation": "urn:li:position:(urn:li:person:123ABC,677616236)"
}

Note

A successful response will return a 201 Created HTTP status code. To record the created entity's id, refer to the header X-LinkedIn-Id field.

PARTIAL UPDATE

POST https://api.linkedin.com/v2/people/id={person ID}/projects/{project ID}

sample request body

{
    "patch": {
        "$set": {
            "endMonthYear": {
                "month": 4,
                "year": 2010
            },
            "singleDate": false,
            "startMonthYear": {
                "month": 3,
                "year": 2008
            }
        }
    }
}

Sample Json to delete one or more fields. If you attempt to delete a field that is mandatory, the API will return a 422 Error Response. See Project Fields for allowed list of fields for this resource

sample request body

{
    "patch": {
        "$delete": [
            "field1",
            "field2"
        ]
    }
}

DELETE

DELETE https://api.linkedin.com/v2/people/id={person ID}/projects/{project ID}