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Advanced Personal Brand Building Checklist
Posted By Ann Smarty On March 3, 2014 @ 1:00 pm In Marketing Tips | 4 Comments
The Internet has made personal branding  a huge deal: Nowadays everyone can become a micro-celebrity. However, if you care about your professional footprint, personal brand search results and overall image – personal branding is actually a long, continuous process.
Below is a checklist of what needs to be done in order to get your personal brand under control as well as build your name meaningfully.
Verified social media profiles stand out in search results and obviously make you look much more professional.
If you are wondering why vanity URLs are awesome, you can do some reading here . In a word, vanity URLs are easier to remember and type.
Leaving a trusted footprint online means doing your homework. Every bit counts. Any achievement, contribution or project involvement may become your strong personal brand asset.
Don’t be afraid to share your achievements creating more online presence. As an example, LinkedIn  allows you to add your certifications and sites like this one  let you add your license and get a profile page  on the site
Blog interviews are by far the most efficient way to get control over your name search results and get established as a niche influencer. It’s not easy if you are just starting out, but here are a few tips to help:
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 personal branding: http://smallbiztrends.com/2009/05/best-personal-branding-tips.html
 verify: https://m.facebook.com/help/457469094277849?_rdr
 verification: https://support.twitter.com/articles/119135-faqs-about-verified-accounts
 wait to be invited: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2mqAXX8Vi2g
 Google Authorship: http://smallbiztrends.com/2013/01/google-plus-image-appear-search-results.html
 Linking: https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/3046484?hl=en
 here: http://www.wordstream.com/blog/ws/2012/10/10/vanity-url#why%20vanity%20urls%20are%20awesome
 claim your vanity URL there: http://smallbiztrends.com/2013/11/google-plus-custom-url.html
 LinkedIn: https://help.linkedin.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/44644/kw/certifications
 this one: http://licensedirect.com/
 profile page: http://licensedirect.com/about#manage
 have: http://thepioneerwoman.com/homeschooling/category/homeschooling-discussion/homeschool-mom-interviews/
 stories: http://www.momeomagazine.com/guidelines/
 spotlight invites: http://smallbiztrends.com/small-business-spotlight
 Branding: http://www.shutterstock.com/pic-157025756/stock-photo-advertising-concept-computer-keyboard-with-word-personal-branding-on-enter-button-background-d.html