Setting Up Your Profile

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Setting up your profile is the first step to becoming active in the GeoNet community. Your user profile provides other community members with an easy way to learn about your experience, skills, and interests. Your profile shows up in search results when other members search for keywords contained in your profile. You can update your information at any time.


To set up your profile:

  1. Click the drop-down next to your avatar picture in the upper-right corner below the GeoNet banner.
  2. Choose the Edit Profile link under Personal.
    Editing profile
  3. Click the Profile Details tab to access your profile fields. Fill in as much profile information as you like. You can add your Biography, Preferred Location, and Nickname. Certain fields may be set when you create your GeoNet account, such as your username, and may not be edited through GeoNet.
    profile details
  4. Click Finished.


Next Steps:

Now that you know how to add skills to your GeoNet profile, here's more about:

Setting Up Your Profile

Upload Your Profile Photo and Avatar

Modifying Your Profile Privacy Settings

How to Edit Your Profile Details

Setup and Change GeoNet Email Preferences


Additional GeoNet how-to's and resources can be found on the GeoNet Tools & Resources page.

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