Why you should join Diplomatico
If you are reading this, you probably do not have a Diplomatico account or have received invitations to connect and are unsure what you should do next. You are probably questioning what are the benefits (if any at all) of being on Diplomatico. Here are some reasons why you should use Diplomatico and why it has risen to be the most powerful diplomatic connection platform in the world.
Put simply, Diplomatico is a social network for Diplomats or those working for Foreign Ministies. Whether you're an Ambassador, Minister, Counsellor or Attache, even a previous diplomat looking to connect with past colleagues, Diplomatico is the ideal solution.
Regardless of whether you are a current or ex-member of the diplomatic corps, there is always the need to seek fellow individuals from this unique community. Sometimes you need to better understand the people you interact or need to interact with. Today, it is difficult to find information about other members of the commmunity because Embassy sites are often badly maintained, stale or badly structured. Diplomatico structures data and provides a comprehensive set of datasets.
Your Brand: Diplomatico gives you the opportunity to promote yourself by highlighting your current and previous diplomatic experience. Furthermore, for someone searching for a person that deals with a specific diplomatic function, Diplomatico can easily help you get in contact with that individual with its super easy and refined search tool to target in on the right person.
Reach beyond your network: Diplomatico, just like other social media channels allows you to reach beyond your normal circle of influence and network. It crosses countries, occupation, age and more. Diplomatico even has an amazing ability to somehow accurately put before you people that you may know!
Wealth of content and knowledge With VisaPort, the content publishing platform of Diplomatico, a wealth of relevant content and information can be added and shared with other members.
Showcase your Embassy: Your Embassy or Consulate can manage a profile that reflects the broad range of services and information that overlays all staff profiles, so that the full range of your data is made available to other members
Increased Reach, Lower costs: For far too long the traditional methods of getting media coverage have either been too expensive or time consuming. Thanks to Diplomatico you can publish your own news using powerful tools and get your message out to hundreds of journalists and editors from around the world.
Profile: Your profile shows your official designation, title, name, your photo, your location, your previous designations and much much more. You have the ability to customize various sections like a short summary, work experience, education and other sections similarly to how you might create a traditional resume or CV.
My Network: Here you'll find a list of all the professionals you're currently connected with on Diplomatico. You'll also be able to see a number of other options that will allow you to add contacts, find people you may know.
Universal Search bar: Diplomatico has a powerful search feature that allows you to filter your results down according to several different customizable fields. Click "Advanced" beside the search bar to find specific diplomats, outposts , news, Functions and more.
Notifications: Like other social networks, Diplomatico has a notification feature that lets you know when you've been endorsed by someone, invited to join something or welcomed to check out a post you might be interested in.
Pending Invitations: When other professionals invite you to connect with them on Diplomatico, you'll receive an invitation that you'll have to approve.
Blog Posts. Diplomatico allows users to publish blog posts and gain the opportunity to have their content read by thousands of community members. Published posts will also show up on your profile, which will increase your credibility in related fields that are relevant to your area of expertise.
Many people can do just fine with a free Diplomatico account, but if you're serious about using Diplomatico and all of its most advanced features, you may want to upgrade to premium. As you go about exploring the platform, you'll notice that certain things like various advanced search functions and the "Who Viewed My Profile" feature aren't available to free users.