The words you use in your profile make a big impact. Not only will people be able to find you in search, you will also be creating an immediate impression with your language choices. Download a list of power verbs for your profile.
People will search for you by name on LinkedIn, so be sure to accurately display the common name that you use. There are also some key do's and don't about the name field that all LinkedIn users need to know. Consider leveraging two name options: Gender pronouns and audio name pronunciation.