Why You Should Have About.me Personal Profile

About.me is a new personal profile page provider that ties your social networking profiles like Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Flickr, StumbleUpon, your Email, Blogs and many more on one place. With this personal page, you can express your entire online identity on social media while keeping your individuality. About.me is just all about you around the web.

Why you need About.me personal profile page?

About.me allows you to build a single online identity, a personal profile page that points to all your content around the web. It’s about more than just your Facebook or Twitter profiles, it’s about your entire online identity. At present your online identity was fragmented across all of the sites you use every day, for example your relationship status, education, location on Facebook, your personal information described at  Twitter, your resume is outlined on Linkedin, and your technical stuff or your passions are presented in your blog.  About.me gives you a single webpage profile to bring your entire identity to one place in a simple and easy way.

About.me Profile

So with one link you can share your entire online identity to any one and you no need to give them links to your Facebook profile, Twitter profile, your web sites or blogs. You can save the space required to your profile links, websites, blogs on your business card to print some other information by just printing your About.me link. Even when you meet up with some one, or in bloggers meet ups you can easily share your entire web links with single URL.  Your cluttered email signature with many links will look good with one link.

That’s not all you can do with About.me, They know you love to see the analytics of your profile page, About.me allows you to track your visitors, just like Google Analytics. Even you can check your activity on Facebook and Twitter like how many updates you posted, to whom you replied on Twitter, how many @mentions and who mentioned you most and more. This startup is acquired by AOL recently and launched to the public.

Check out some of the About.me pages – Tony Conrad,  Om Malik, Lindsay Campbell, Michael Arrington

In just 5 minutes you can create your personal splash page, with your photo as a background of the  page and point your About.me page visitors to your  identity around the web.  Add your social media profile’s, blog links, RSS feeds, to your About.me profile services and don’t forget to write your biography.

What more you need, Go to About.me to create your personal profile like my About.me profile.

You can also check this tutorial on how to create About.me profile.

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Hemanth Kumar

Hemanth Kumar is the founder and author of Technified - a Technology Blog on Softwares, Computers, Gadgets and Web Apps. He works as a SAP Consultant and live in Bangalore.

39 thoughts on “Why You Should Have About.me Personal Profile”

  1. Pingback: Create and Customize your About.me Personal Profile
  2. I also created an About.me page it is a very creative and good Service having this type of Profile can be beneficial to your business..

  3. bout.me profile helps people recognize a person on the web. A person can write his biography in the about.me website

  4. I agree About.me creates an online identity for a person so it is better to have a about.me profile

  5. Till now i dont have about .me profile… from your article i came to know the importance of having a Public profile.. thanks alot 🙂

    1. You Guys Rock, About.me me is a great idea, and you guys implemented it spectacularly. Way to Go Tony.

  6. What an excellent service! I had previously used card.ly, but I love the layout of this much more as well as the integration of your online profiles. I’m already set up 😀

  7. Wow. seriously about.me design looks sleek. Seems like its new yet a lot of people are already into it in a short period of time. Will definitely give it a look.

  8. Needless to say, it will held you lots of thing in which the most beneficial traitor is that you might have more opportunity to get money 😛

  9. Great post mate. and the examples you have provided are awesome. All the really good web personalities.You missed Out Pete Cashmore…..
    Anyway great post.

  10. I applied for an about.me page but the link expired and now i am not able to send me another invite… what to do
    ?

    1. Its too bad. !! you can subscribe with your new email id. But i think you wont get the same exact name.
      even i like to have ” Sriganesh ” but its already taken and its empty one. so send a another one. or wait for a while or send a request to them, they might help you well !!

    2. @Rakesh, if they are not allowing to create with the same user id which you applied, just post at their forum, you will get a solution.

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