— Top 10 WordPress Resume Templates
Internet has revolutionized the way we do things. The way of finding yourself a job is also no more the same. Gone are the days when one had to go door to door searching for a job, with a hard copy of the resume.
Even sending a soft copy of resume through email seems to be out dated. More and more people are preferring to display their resume live on their website.
If you are running a site on wordpress and want to highlight your skills on it, here are some of the most suitable templates:
Job Jockey not only allows you to display your resume online but it can turn your site into a full fledged job board. You can either use it for your own business to post vacancies or you can provide third party staffing solutions.
It has got all the features you can think of – registering a job seeker, registering an employer, stand alone dash boards, jobs that were viewed recently, notifications and alerts, and much more. The template is optimized for search engines.
My Resume from Elegant Themes is designed to make your job hunt easier. Apart from having some awesome features, this template is extremely easy to use.
You can add your portfolio, create more tabs, integrate social networking and add custom pages. The template is available in 5 different skins. Automatically resizing thumb nail and custom short codes are among the other great features of My Resume.
Provide precise information about yourself in an effective manner with this jQuery powered single page wordpress template from Elegant Themes.
You get an awesome gallery to showcase your talent, automatic resizing of images, a sizeable collection of short codes, and 5 different color schemes to choose from. The template is compatible with all the major modern browsers.
Vertical navigation menu is what sets this minimalistic Vcard template apart from others. You can have any number of menu tabs. You can customized the tab background color as well.
Similarly, background color for pages can also be selected from the multiple preset colors. The template is available in light and dark color schemes. Portfolio can be displayed with the in built lightbox.
This is yet another Vcard template from Theme Forest. This one page, minimalist template facilitates smooth scrolling.
It supports custom menu, custom background and custom short codes. You can choose to display any number of images in the slide show. The content slider is fully controllable and configurable.
If simplicity and creativity is what you love, then this simple template from Bizz Themes is for you. It is basically designed for freelancers who want to showcase their work online. You have a choice of uploading a huge logo.
The Twitter gadget facilitates displaying of any number of tweets you like without compromising on the content loading time. The template comes with six preset widgets that can be placed any where on the site.
The FAQ (frequently asked questions) page allows to add the question answers to resolve your clients’ doubts, with an option for your clients to leave comments on the answers you provided.
This creative Vcard template comes with a fully functional contact form, resume page, portfolio page, and much more. The intuitive theme options panel facilitates easy customization.
Logo can be displayed as image or text. You can also upload your own favicon. The template allows to select your own color for almost all the elements like title, links, and so on. You get different sections for your resume elements like education, experience, skills, services, portfolio, etc.
This template from Mozo Themes comes with social media integration, jQuery powered gallery, and fully functional contact form. Customization can be done from user friendly theme control panel. The template is available in six different color schemes including red, blue, and gray.
In this vCard template meant for your business card and portfolio site, you can add information using hcard format as well.
You can display more than thirty social media profiles; long URLs are automatically cut short and your email is also obfuscated to prevent spam. Comes with Google maps and Twitter integration. Portfolio can displayed in three different styles.
The in built custom post types in this template from Theme Forest makes it a cake walk to create your resumes. It is available in multiple skin options including light and dark.
Multiple portfolio layouts, custom preset page templates, widget areas in the footer, two sliders on the home page, and loads of them options make it easier for you to give your site a unique look. You can also integrate blog in your website.