Writing a Resume / CV can be a really difficult process if you are not gifted with a wealth of computer skills. One minute you have you CV/Resume laid out correctly and then you press enter to begin a new paragraph and suddenly the whole formatting is out of shape and there are parts of your CV/Resume all over the screen.
Using an Online Resume Maker solves this problem by allowing the software to correct any formatting errors and produce a well formatted, professional Resume or CV.
Google “online resume maker” and a selection of online resume makers are shown, however which ones are the best. Below are my Top 12 Online resume makers that will help you to design and present your CV/Resume in the best light.
Some you have to pay for, whilst others are completely free. Some are simply online programs that are solely designed to create a CV/Resume for you, whilst others have added functions such as being able to use your creation and apply to jobs from within the CV/Resume Builder.
CV Maker is one of the very best Free Online Resume Makers on the Internet at present. CV Maker offers you a selection of different languages, a choice of designs, the ability to export your resume to different program including words and PDF, and the ability to host your Resume Online making sharing it much easier.
Resume Bucket have tried to offer more than just an Online Resume Maker, by offering the combination of a good (but not great) resume builder, and then a selection of fantastic sharing options for your CV/Resume. They have tried to find an answer to that question “please send me a resume, even though you are in the middle of the desert with no Internet connection in sight”.
Resume is a Free Online Resume Maker and job platform that either allows you to upload your resume and share it with millions of potential employers around the world or use a unique online resume maker to create a new resume from scratch.
Spong Resume is an online resume maker designed to build simple but great looking resumes. Spong Resume allows you to access professional resume templates and get step-by-step advice whilst building up to 50 different versions tailored for each application.
Live Career’s resume writer is another great example of a well thought out, online resume maker. The resume builder provides you with hundreds of industry specific resume templates, easy to use step-by-step guides, writing samples and tips to ensure that you a create a resume to be proud of.
Resume Bear is a one-stop-shop for online resume writing, Job Search and recruitment platform that allows the user to track who opens, reads and forwards his/her resume. Resume Bear also offers a mobile app for your smartphone and an email service to email the latest jobs that match your set criteria.
Resume Maker has a very good resume builder within the website, however its unique selling point is the software which has the ability to connect to social media programs, virtual video interviews, and job search all from one place. One downside is that it’s not free with prices starting at $1.49 per month.
The Online CV Generator is a very basic online resume maker. There are no fancy programs or gimmicks, but it does allow you to write a simple yet efficient CV or Resume.
Job Spice is another very simple online resume maker that allows you to view a range of templates and create your resume online whilst having the ability to share your resume as you desire.
Resume Builder is another relatively basic online resume maker that offers a service to quickly and easily build your resume. Not only does resume builder offer a step-by-step guide and a selection of different samples but it offers a very good Key Phrase example meaning that when you’re stuck for that perfect wording the program can give you some examples.
How to write a resume advertises itself and the Number 1 Resume Builder on the internet. Whilst I am not sure if I agree with this statement, it does do a good job of providing a good free resume writing service.
Efree Resume is a great online resume maker that allows you to create both resumes and cover letters online. The free version is pretty basic and really only offers helpful advice in the form of sample resumes, however if you opt for the full paid version opens up a full Resume and Cover Letter writer to include functions such as career advice and the ability to use your resume for a range of US and International Job boards.
Above are my suggestions for the best Online Resume Makers, however I am sure that are a few other good platforms out there. If you know of any other great website, please leave a comment.