FAQ for users who are searching Nerds
What is RFQ?
RFQ stands for "Request For Quote." Potential employers can search for a Nerd more broadly by sending an RFQ through Loud Nerds. When an RFQ is submitted, Nerds that match that request's parameters will have the opportunity to connect and bid on projects.
For more detailed information, please refer to the RFQ Manual.
FAQ for Nerds
What is Loud Nerds
Loud Nerds is an online directory of technical professionals. Whether you are a freelancer or a small tech company, Loud Nerds is a place to showcase your skills and abilities to prospective employers.
This directory was developed exclusively to showcase those in the tech sector. From Web Designers to Developers, to Marketing Specialists, to Hardware Sales - if you work in a technical (nerdy) industry, we hope you will consider signing up!
If someone hires me how will I be paid?
It is your choice how to invoice the client. For example, you can include a price list on your profile page or discuss directly with your client. There are no intermediary fees to be paid to Loud Nerds. How you conduct business is up to you.
Are there any requirements to register with Loud Nerds?
There are no requirements - anyone who works in the technical industry can register.
Is registration difficult and how long does it take?
The registration process is very easy. Please refer to the Registration Manual for more info.
I've asked a Loud Nerds member to send me an invitation but haven't received one. What should I do?
The invitation email might be flagged as spam.
Please check your spam box for email with the info below.
Subject: Loud Nerds - Account Invitation
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you still can't find your invitation, you can click here to sign up directly.
Once I register, is it possible to edit or change my profile image and content?
You can change your profile anytime.
When you make any changes to your profile, your profile image on the homepage will have an "Updated" icon, and be placed at the top of the list (when sorted by "Updated"). So make sure you update your profile as often as you can to maximize your visibility!
If I have questions regarding registration, who should I contact?
Please contact us at email@example.com