Job seekers have been advised for long time to emphasize action verbs/action words/power words in their job-search applications. That action verbs/action words/power words associated with "what you did" are the keywords. In the vast majority of cases, they are nouns but they can be phrases too - like in examples below:
Built prototypes for customer proposals demonstrating improvements to existing Web sites.
Coded HTML and drafted design documentation to aid future code usage and modification.
Compiled online libraries of user support information, reducing tech support calls by half.
Constructed reliable, secure e-commerce site resulting in ___% sales increase.
Consulted with customers and development team to establish Web site message.
Created text-only versions of Web pages to accommodate visitors with 9600-baud modem connections.
Determined and translated customer expectations into precise specifications for development team in order to clarify project deliverables, define schedule, and assign tasks.
Implemented targeted, mass marketing campaigns, which increased Web site visits by ___%.
Implemented Web-based project management tools to coordinate the activities of a distributed team and present real-time progress reports to clients.
Optimized graphic elements to minimize download time.
Pioneered the enhancement of Web-based services with real-time human interaction, achieving additional market recognition and increasing customer satisfaction by ___% while growing accounts by ___%.
Proven record of managing software/hardware system integration projects/programs.
Researched and prototyped new Web technologies and techniques to realize benefits of the latest innovations, achieve increased efficiency, and provide highest quality products.
Savvy in e-commerce marketing concepts, having participated in design of two company Web sites.
Technical guru experienced in the software development process, deployment of technology to meet global markets and internal customer needs, as well as complex technology management and integration in a multi-platform development and processing environment.
Tied back office databases to Web sites to provide personalized experience for visitors.
Validated design approach by tracking user interactions with sites before and after makeover.
Web keywords in related industries:
- Computer keywords
- General keywords
- Information systems keywords
- Technology keywords
- other keywords by industry
Use your web keywords in all your marketing communications, including resumes, CVs, cover letter, interview follow-up letters, executive profiles and more. Carefully integrate them into the text, when and where appropriate. Be sure you are communicating a complete message of who you are and what value and knowledge you bring to the organization.
Remember, these same keywords will be the foundation for your interviews. Not only you need to be able to write about your keywords, but also you must be able to verbally communicate about them as well, in strong and powerful statements that highlight your successes, contributions and achievements.
Check the spelling and grammar of your CV or resume. Use the word processor's spell and grammar checker. If you are not confident of your ability to detect grammatical, punctuation and English or other language usage errors or if you need help in organizing your resume or CV, send it to a professional for assistance.
Remember that your CV/resume must be targeted, scannable and generate hits. If you have a difficulty with your CV writing or resume writing instead of staring at a blank piece of paper, use CV samples, CV templates, resume samples and resume templates or:
- "fill in the blanks" resume writing software
Most recruiters expect to receive a cover letter together with your resume or CV.
So, prepare a cover letter convincing the reader why you are the best candidate for the interview.
If you have a difficulty with your cover letter writing use one of these:
Other Web Keywords Info
Good luck with your web keywords!