• Spice Name: Extract likers of a Linkedin Learning course
  • Results: Automatically the list of people who’ve liked any courses published on Linkedin

About liking any course on Linkedin

We have created this spice to help you create a list of people who’ve shown interest in an existing courses published on Linkedin. This tells you a lot about the need of your target audience.

Furthermore, the list that’s prepared using this spice, can also be used for cold outreach on Linkedin or their email. The primary output of this spice is a Linkedin profile URL and here are some of our spices that you can use to learn more about any Linkedin profile:

  1. Scrape basic or all information of that profile.
  2. Auto-send a connection request
  3. Send personalized messages to any Linkedin profiles
  4. Find emails using Linkedin profile URLs
  5. Auto-endorse skills of any Linkedin profile
  6. Extract activities on any Linkedin profile

How to auto-like any Linkedin course

The primary input to use this spice is the page URL of the course. If you have multiple courses to extract the likers from, you can create a CSV or a Google sheet and use that as input for this spice as shown in the subsequent section.

Here are the steps to use this spice

  1. Create a free TexAu account here
  2. Enter Linkedin session cookie manually or simply use TexAu Chrome Extension
  3. If you have a list of course page URLs you want to scrape, create a CSV or Google sheet and link it in the steps shown below.

Limitations & important points to note

Following limits imply to this spice using TexAu:

  1. There’s no limit to this spice, however, you will have to keep in mind your daily limit. You can find those details here.

Understanding the whole execution of this spice

Here we will see the steps of the execution & the inputs required for this spice.

The whole execution will play around these 6 input points & the total time to execute this will be around 1-2 minutes, depending on the number of courses you want to scrape.

Here’s what each of the input points means:

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  1. Li_AT: Linkedin uses this piece of information to ensure it’s really you who’s using the Linkedin profile.
  2. Page URL: This is the URL of the course you want to scrape the likers from.
  3. Max Count: Specify how many profiles of Likers you want to scrape from the specified course.
  4. Upload a CSV or Link a Google Sheet: Here you can upload a CSV or link a Google sheet. There are some extra steps here & we will cover them in the next section.
  5. Extract Likers: Clicking on this button will immediately start the execution.
  6. Schedule this spice: You can choose to schedule this spice to scrape followers from specified profiles.

How to Extract Likers of Linkedin course using TexAu?

Once your account is set up and you have completed the onboarding, visit the Spice page in the app. TexAu acts on your behalf on Linkedin to run this automation. TexAu is the safest automation platform on the web, it uses your Linkedin session cookie to authenticate as you to run this automation. We never ask for your login credentials. To make filling session cookies easier, you can use the TexAu Chrome extension. This process only requires 2 clicks.

Download TexAu Extension for Chrome here: TexAu Chrome Extension [Used and loved by over 4000+ customers]

Refresh your automation page and click on the Get Cookie button. Make sure you’re logged in to your Linkedin account & the activated chrome extension will do the job.

In case if you are not using Google Chrome, check this guide on how to get cookies manually from your browser. We are working hard to bring our extension to all the major browsers very soon.

Step 2: Upload the CSV or paste Google sheet URL (only if you have multiple courses to scrape)

If you have a CSV, simply upload it from your PC. If you have a Google Sheet, there are some extra steps.

  • First, paste the Google sheet’s URL.
  • Either get the session cookie or use our chrome extension to do it with the click of a button.
  • Input the column containing the Linkedin course URLs. Make sure you choose the right column for successful execution.
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For the final touch, make sure you have set the sheet as public (as shown below) so the TexAu can access it.

Step 3: Start execution or schedule the automation

Clicking on the Extract Likers button will immediately start the execution. Based on the number of Linkedin courses to scrape, the execution time will vary.

Scheduling the automation will give you additional points to control the execution. You can choose specific days of the week or month, specific times daily. You can even set a specific start & end time of the execution.

The advantage of automating the whole process is that you don’t have to actively sit in front of your PC while TexAu does its job.

Step 4: Download execution results to your local PC

Once you click on the Extract Likers button, the execution will begin and then you will see the following message in the execution log.

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Once you see, click on the ‘Result’ button where you can view your results & download the result as a CSV file as shown below.

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Note: Alternatively you can download results from the Results menu on the left-hand navigation, just hover over the menu & click on Results as shown below:

That’s all you need to scrape likers of any Linkedin course.

  1. How to use CSV with TexAu Automation
  2. How to use Google Sheet with TexAu Automation
  3. How to schedule a TexAu Automation

In case if you have any questions related to this spice or anything related to TexAU, just drop us a message and we will get back in 10 minutes 🙂