ModelURL is transforming the modeling industry by providing users a new set of features and tools to help manage and promote their portfolio and career
Lawndale, CA (PRWEB) July 14, 2010
ModelURL, today announced that it reached yet another milestone with 15 thousand registered users within four months of its launch in February. The leading modeling and photography portfolio site has been growing rapidly by providing its users essential management tools to work with people in the modeling industry. To celebrate its success, ModelURL introduced its mobile site at m.modelurl.com, being the first of its kind that allows users to login to the site from mobile devices.
Photo of the Week
Coupled with the mobile site, ModelURL also implemented its Photo of the Week(POTW) contest, which gives its users an opportunity to be featured on the homepage for an entire week. With social media tools seamlessly integrated on the site, users are encouraged to promote their photo on other platforms such as Facebook and Twitter. This has proven to draw in a tremendous amount of unique visitors from all over the Internet each day, casting their votes.
“Photo of the Week is exciting because our members get to interact more with our site and showcase their work. At ModelURL, we want to represent our members with their best work and help them get noticed,” says Lyndzi Trang, ModelURL’s Community Manager.
Essential Mobile App
Next up, ModelURL will be releasing an iPhone and Android mobile app that enables users to manage their online portfolio on the go as well as connect with their peers on current and future projects. The app will help them stay on top of their schedules, projects and network from their mobile device.
“We’re the only portfolio site in the modeling industry to have a mobile app,” said Son Le, Developer of ModelURL. “We’re encouraging our users to be proactive with their career by providing our users an application that keeps them connected and organized.”
Social Media Network Integration
ModelURL constantly refreshes its site each week with new features and improvements based off of user feedback. From creating casting call alerts to implementing a radius search, ModelURL provides its users the experience they all want and need. Furthermore, the site leverages Facebook’s and Twitter’s already existing member-base to give its users more exposure to their portfolios. Whether it is a new photo album, a status update or a simple friend invite, ModelURL’s integration into the major social media networks keeps everyone connected in all areas.
With its rapid membership growth and site expansion of features, ModelURL is transforming the modeling industry by providing users a new set of features and tools to help manage their portfolio and career. ModelURL is an online portfolio site that acts as a nexus between models, photographers, other creative individuals, and talent agencies in the modeling industry. Users can connect with other creative individuals, post and book castings, attend events, organize and view their schedule, create and promote their portfolio, upload and share unlimited photos, review each others work, and get access to over 2,000 modeling agencies -- all for free.