» Manage and Grow Your Personal Brand!

Developing a strong brand is important to your business success. Make sure that you are owning your brand “territory” and building a strong online presence with these tips from PR Daily.

Check out our top 5 favorites below, and read the full article for all 10 sites.

BrandYourself

This website is a great way to manage and take ownership of your search results. The tool makes sure top search engines like Google and Bing find the real you—not someone else who may have a name similar to yours. It helps you put relevant results at the top and improve your personal brand.

About.me

About.me helps you create a personal homepage that is a central place for all your websites and social media accounts such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram and a blog. This tool can help improve your presence online, and help others quickly learn who you are and what you share in one easy place.

Social Mention

This tool sends alerts based on your established keywords. It analyzes when someone mentions you and also determines how important those mentions are. Essentially, it is social media search engine by searching user generated content like blogs, bookmarks, comments and videos.

 NameChk

Do you want to know if your name is available on a certain social network? This tool helps make sure you secure your domains on social networks. It helps you determine if your desired social media username or URL is still available on tons of social networks, and also allows you to search for other options if need be.

Google Alerts

Google alerts are still a must to search for the keywords you want to know about, such as your name or the business name of your competitors. It also helps you stay up-to-date on keywords you are interested in, like WeddingWire, Wedding News, your local area, and more.

For more branding tips on and offline, be sure to check out our past posts about considering your branding colors, and designing a business card that gets noticed!