Frequently Asked Questions
Learn More About the Directories : Professional Listings
Option and enchancement descriptions - What is each option and enhancement?
Listings appear in the categories which are selected at registration and can be updated from the microsite itself ( upper left corner ) or from the MEMBER ACCOUNT area.
A listing will appear in as many directories according to the categories selected.
A Microsite always has a single summary page and can have as many additional pages as its expanded SECTIONS require.
Microsite Sections are indicated by ICONS ( see below ) and can be immediately linked to from the listing.
|Category Listings |
Each time you are listed, your listing could include the following options:
|Home Page||House icon will appear as first icon in listing and link to a personal home page ( optional )|
|MicroSite Section Icons||The icons, described below, appear on all listings and provide links directly to specifc sections of the Microsite.|
|Bolded Name||This would allow your name to be bolded on the listings pages, in the categories you have selected.|
|Headshot||Your listings will include a headshot with the Gold and Platinum packages|
|Professional Note||A brief note that appears on listing pages, underneath the row of section icons|
|Number of Categories||Your complete listing, with all options, will appear in each category that you select. The number of categories that you can select varies by package.|
|Professional Microsite |
Your personal microsite can include the following sections:
|Friendly URL||This provides the capability for you to choose a name ( usually your name ) that can then be directly accessed by url. Example: http://www.rmdirectory.com/professional/YOURNAME|
|Professional Note||The professional note appears as one of the sections on your MicroSite. Included in all levels.|
|List of Categories||A section on your Microsite summary page that includes a list of all the Industry and Profession categories that you selected.|
|Headshot||Your Microsite displays your headshot... all levels.|
|Profile||This section can be configured in a number of ways: |
|Expertise||This section provides the opportunity to highlight special projects and accomplishments.|
|ICM Publications||Internet Content Marketing highlights the use of CONTENT, valuable information as the means to demonstrate your talents and expertis. Examples: articles, whitepapers, checklists)|
|FAQ||FAQs are sometimes the most efficient way to communicate your viewpoints. FAQ's allow you to put your perspective on the current issues of the day, in a simple and concise format. It is a very efffective way to showcase the breadth and depth of your skills and knowledge.|
|Blog||Provides the link to your blog.|
|Other Features |
The following are additional enhancements that are included with your professional listing and microsite.
|Credentials||Include any professional designations that demonstrate your professional expertise and accomplishments.|
|Specialties||Various selected professions will trigger the opportunity for you to enter some special skills or expertise. Specialties can be used as a search filter by visitors to find professionals with specific sklls.|
|Licenses||Certain professions require state or county licenses. This area provides a place for those licenses to be listed and displayed.|
|Keywords||Use keywords to assist directory users looking for specific skills and experience to find you.|
|Additional Items |
These items are purchased ala carte, outside preset packages
|Movers & Shakers||Any professional that is already listed in the Professional Directory can post a recent promotion or job change to the Movers & Shakers section of the directory. These posting are free for all professional listed in the directories.|
|National Tag||A tag, purchased separately, that displays an American flag after your name, indicating that you practice your profession nationwide.|
|International Tag||A tag, purchased separately, that display a globe after your name, indicating that you practice your profession in countries other than the USA.|
|ICM Publications||Internet Content Marketing highlights the use of CONTENT and valuable information as the means to demonstrate your knowledge and expertise. Examples: articles, whitepapers, checklists)|