Wait a minute, -- you are probably thinking now, but I already have a name and it's exactly the one that my personal brand operates under! That's right, but you need to ensure consistency of using exactly the same name across all of your profiles for better visibility, and there are different forms, spelling, and … Continue reading 5 Not-So-Obvious Rules of Selecting a Name for Your Personal Brand
So, you have decided to start a website or a blog. Congratulations! The first question that you will need to answer now is what the address of this website is going to be. Let's decide what's best for you! https://youtu.be/eNXLVo6gN1w How to select a perfect domain name for your personal webpage or blog TL;DR choose … Continue reading All You Need to Know When Choosing Domain Name for Personal Website
LinkedIn is a go-to place for professional networking. The platform offers its users a CV-like profile page which includes a brief bio, key career milestones where you can go into as much detail as you'd like about a particular experience, education, and professional achievements such as certifications, awards, publications, volunteering experience etc. Today, we will … Continue reading How to Use LinkedIn for Personal Branding
Most of the time, at YouGetBranded we talk about technical aspects of creating and managing your personal online brand. But it doesn't start with search engine optimization or effective social media marketing on personal level. It starts deeply within, where you need to decide on your inner WHY before you get to HOW. What kind … Continue reading Your Deeper WHY: Where Your Personal Brand Starts
Yes and no. You do need a website to represent yourself better, but you don't need to write a lot if you don't feel like it. But if you are eager to share your knowledge and expertise on the topics that inspire you, then definitely it can be very useful for your personal branding! Blog … Continue reading Do I Need a Blog for Personal Branding?
Actually, I was going to start the overview of social media platforms you can use for online personal branding with another one (express survey here: which one do you think to be more logical first choice here?), but I received so many questions and comments about Pinterest after this piece was published, that I decided … Continue reading How to Use Pinterest for Personal Branding: 5 Steps Guide
Let's imagine that you are looking for a job, or maybe you are concerned about some information published online about you, so you want to improve how your digital image is perceived online. You start to analyze and influence your internet profile. That's personal online branding. But working with social media profiles, writing for a … Continue reading 3 Online Marketing Channels for Personal Branding
That probably was the most surprising first question to hear from a client. For me, as a person working on online personal branding, that was obvious: the more the better! But then we sat to discuss it in more details, and more layers to the situation were resurfaced. So, let's see... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8mm_yqmA6ws Do you really … Continue reading Do I Need Social Media Profiles For My Personal Brand Online?
We are all connected. No matter how conservative you are in your online preferences, you still create the digital footprint -- and it's up to you to make it not just a mere collection of outdated comments or emojis, but a real personal brand. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymWovzfLMX0 Good news are: you have all the tools and skills … Continue reading How to Build Your Personal Brand Online: First Steps
Before I begin sharing tips, thoughts, advice, and musings on the exciting topic of personal branding online in more details, I decided to give you a quick overview of the top sources about reputation management to help you get started.