What is Digital Badging?
Digital badges are digital images that can be used in email signatures or digital resumes, and on social media sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. This digital image contains verified metadata that describes your qualifications and the process required to earn them.
As an active earner, you can display the badge in your email signature, on social media sites like LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter, and on electronic copies of a resume.
What are the benefits of a digital badge?
- A web-enabled version of your credentials that can be shared online
- An efficient way of posting your learning achievement to social media platforms
- Labor market insights that relate your skills to jobs
- A trusted method for real-time credential verification, which increases industry credibility
How do I get a digital badge?
Digital badges are awarded for the following accomplishments:
See more information on earning badges in the Intro to Digital Badges.
For information on accepting a badge and creating your Credly Acclaim account, see the Digital Badge Earner Guide.
To learn best practices of digital badge usage, review the Earner Guide – Make Yourself Discoverable or watch this tutorial video.
For help creating or maximizing benefit from your Acclaim account, contact https://support.youracclaim.com.
Frequently Asked Questions
Read our frequently asked questions about Digital Badging.
For any additional questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.