Taking a Good Profile Photo

Your profile photo is one of the first things that potential clients see when they visit your profile. A good photo can help you establish a personal connection with clients, and express your professionalism, friendliness, and overall personal brand.

Elements of a Good Profile Photo

  • Clear with good lighting

  • Not stretched or warped

  • Focuses from the shoulders up

  • Friendly, professional pose

  • Simple background

  • Smiling!

Elements of a Bad Profile Photo

  • Not smiling

  • Low resolution and blurry

  • Photo is stretched

  • Cropped too close

  • Serious/intense look

  • Not dressed professionally




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