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We are the worlds largest open-access, curated search engine for experts. ExpertFile provides a trusted resource for journalists, conferences, government policymakers and industry innovators who are looking for breakthrough research and fresh perspectives.
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Reliable experts are in demand. That’s why knowledge-based organizations in sectors including academic, healthcare, corporate and non-profit use the ExpertFile software platform to more intuitively manage their expert content and promote it to a broader audience.
- Our advanced search technology allows you to search by topic, location or content type (videos, publications, photos or documents) and make connection requests directly through the Platform - no sign-up necessary.
- Expert Qualifications including published work and previous media coverage are clearly displayed in each expert profile. ExpertFile is an invite only platform and we have a relationship with all experts on the platform. We do not scrape content.
- Most expert networks charge for access to experts. Instead, we offer free, open access to all experts on our platform.
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- Expert profiles are regularly updated by our team in collaboration with our clients and PR agencies who also use our unique software platform to integrate their expert content directly into their websites and social media.
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