Popular This Week

Happy Friday! Let’s kickoff the weekend with some inspiring pages that have been popular on about.me this week. Be sure to complement the pages you like best, including Tyler Finck in the blog header image. Tyler is a Ithaca based typographer, Filmmaker, Photographer, Designer, and Musician.

Shubhi Agrawal, a Brooklyn based brand strategist and designer.

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500px app and New Backgrounds!

We’re thrilled to announce a new integration on about.me: 500px. The new 500px app is a fantastic way for photographers to display their work, and a fun way for everyone to discover professional caliber photography on about.me.

You can browse amazing photos from within the app and follow 500px photographers from their about.me page. In addition to the new app for your page, 500px has even more to offer!

Lovely photos from 500px

 

New Backgrounds.

There are also new 500px Gallery backgrounds handpicked from the best images on 500px. A photo of you is the ideal way to present yourself online, but if you already have a headshot in your bio box, a beautiful 500px background image is the perfect photo for your page.

The new backgrounds photos will to help you keep your page looking fresh, especially if you update from one of our older stock backgrounds. After logging in to your page, hit edit and then head to the Photos tab. In the Saved section you’ll find the selection of awesome 500px Gallery Backgrounds. Enjoy!

Featured Friday #FFaboutme

Happy Friday! We’ve selected the most awe-inspiring pages submitted with the hashtag #FFaboutme from the past week. The pages picked have a great image, concise informative bio, and apps displayed on the page.

Soccer journalist Richard Buxton has covered matches across the Premier League, Champions League, Europa League and FIFA internationals. His photo of the Dennis Bergkamp statue sits atop this blog post. Now is an exciting time to be a fan of the beautiful game, the Champions league final is just weeks away and the World Cup Finals will kick-off on June 12th. Head to Richard Buxton’s page to learn more and follow him on Twitter.

Like everyone included in today’s post, Richard uses his about.me link as part of his twitter bio. This allows all the people who see his tweets to easily learn about his background and interests! Take a look at other great examples below. Click on each image to see their full page, and remember to leave a compliment when you do!

Merary Delgadillo Abhishek Sarin Anthony Mills Alex Di MangoAndre Anktonrania barghout

Don’t see your page here? Give it another try next week. We review them all, but it’s impossible to fit every great page in the blog post!

Make sure your about.me link is in the appropriate section of you twitter bio, and tweet the hashtag #FFaboutme for a chance to be selected next time.

Good luck, and feel free to share you page in the comments below!

Featured Friday #FFaboutme

Happy Friday! We’ve selected the most awe-inspiring pages submitted with the hashtag #FFaboutme from the past week. The pages picked have a great image, concise informative bio, and apps displayed on the page.

Cameron Baraban (see header image) says that he is “your typical, ornery Kansas native who loves his dog, CrossFit, community, and awkward sense of humor.” Like everyone included in today’s post, Cameron uses his about.me link as part of his twitter bio. This allows all the people who see his tweets to easily learn about his background and interests!

Take a look at other great examples below. Click on each image to see their full page, and remember to leave a compliment when you do!

Piyush Gupta Kwame McCartney michael serna Joel Bervell

Don’t see your page here? Give it another try next week. We review them all, but it’s impossible to fit every great page in the blog post!

Make sure your about.me link is in the appropriate section of you twitter bio, and tweet the hashtag #FFaboutme for a chance to be selected next time.

Good luck, and feel free to share you page in the comments below!

Boris Mayer

Featured Friday #FFaboutme

Happy Friday! The pages today show off informative bios, display creative work, and share personal interests; all the things that make you unique!

Take a look at the examples below. Click on each image to see their full page, and remember to leave a compliment when you do! Be sure to also check out Berlin based Boris Mayer (in blog header image).

Sarah LaneBrandon T. Luong Romit Gharat Chloe Sladden
Don’t see your page here? Give it another try next week. We review them all, but it’s impossible to fit every great page in the blog post!

Make sure your about.me link is in the appropriate section of you twitter bio, and tweet the hashtag #FFaboutme for a chance to be selected next time.

Good luck, and feel free to share you page in the comments below!

Staff Picks

The Staff Picks page is full of fantastic examples of about.me pages with clear images and interesting bios. These pages show off personality in a professional way and provide examples to help you improve your page.

Like technophile, writer, health enthusiast, femme-fatale runner Jessica Barone (header image) the pages below were selected from our Staff Picks section. Take a look at the pages included below, including 2 Coloradans!

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Featured Friday #FFaboutme

Happy Friday! The pages today show off informative bios, display creative work, and share personal interests; all the things that make you unique!

Take a look at other great examples below. Click on each image to see their full page, and remember to leave a compliment when you do! Be sure to also check out molecular biologist Ian Haydon (show in blog header image).

Luz Adriana González Elias MulugetaSamuel UsemJimmy Lavoie

Don’t see your page here? Give it another try next week. We review them all, but it’s impossible to fit every great page in the blog post! 

Make sure your about.me link is in the appropriate section of you twitter bio, and tweet the hashtag #FFaboutme for a chance to be selected next time.

Good luck, and feel free to share you page in the comments below!

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