8 Ways You're Ruining Your Online Reputation

Common Online Reputation Management Mistakes & How to Fix Them

6. Embarrassing Pictures

It’s true that a picture is worth a thousand words. No matter how professional your blog, a picture accompanying it that shows you body surfing at the latest Avril Lavigne concert won’t portray the type of professionalism you’re going for (unless you’re applying to be a band manager).

Because pics of you will pop up when an employer plugs you into Google and clicks on the “images” tab, be sure that photos attached to your social media sites, blogs, and websites show the professional you, not the weekend you.