IdentyMe gives users a more effective way to build a professional, online business card complete with a resume for potential employers. Users can create their online portfolio and compile social networking profiles and contacts into a single, easy to find location. The user can even customize the look of their profile and meet new people through the IdentyMe community. Users can direct interested parties to their IdentyMe profile to make it convenient for users to find them almost anywhere on the internet. The user controls the look and content available on their IdentyMe profile. The portfolio feature can improve the chances of getting hired by allowing users to organize items in to albums with high resolution photos and images. Users can optimize the potential of their virtual business cards by utilizing the many features available through IdentyMe.Show more screenshots »
IdentyMe was founded in August of 2010 by Sergey Guziy. Based out of Boston, Massachusetts, the site has been helping many professionals get out there in front of a greater audience. Features were designed to make it easier for users to compile their contacts and a functional portfolio into a single, easily accessible location. Through IdentyMe, users can share their talents, skills and work history with potential employees online.
The virtual business card is not a new concept and many people have been doing it for a long time. IdentyMe offers this service, but in a more detailed way. The site allows users to build attractive, job winning portfolios with high resolution images. Users can also register and begin building their IdentyMe profile quickly. IdentyMe gives users a single, convenient resource to share with others that includes all of their important details.
IdentyMe offers users a professional website featuring primarily yellow and green. Graphics and images are stylish and unique, and navigation is made simple through an organized layout. The profile themes available are very diverse, making it much easier for a user to find one that suits their personality, profession and industry.
A new user can begin creating their IdentyMe profile by clicking on the black “Sign Up” link at the top right hand corner of the homepage. This takes the user to the clean registration form, which requires a login name, first and last name, email address, and password. The terms and conditions check box is automatically selected so that the user only has to click on the yellow “Create my vCard” button found at the bottom of the registration form.
IdentyMe gives users three membership plans to choose from. The first is a free plan, called the Basic, which includes a web address, ability to utilize the user’s domain, up to 100 portfolio image, up to 10 social profiles, resume, contact form, Google Analytics, mobile access and SEO support. The mid range Plus plan costs around $6 per month and includes a custom design, featured themes, up to 1,000 portfolio images, up to 100 profiles, one video, search result selection, unbranded appearance and advanced search. The Maximum plan costs around $20 per month and includes unlimited portfolio images, unlimited social profiles and up to 10 videos.
IdentyMe is a great tool for many professionals. The price is affordable, even for an independent professional or small business. Users can add almost any kind of social networking profile or other contact type to their IdentyMe profile.