The Resume Builder app offers free resume building with guidance for writing each section of your resume, suggested edits, and text downloads. You can also access free resources, resume examples, and guides on the Resume Builder website.

With a $2.95 14-day trial, you can unlock every feature the application has to offer. This includes custom templates and resume downloads in PDF and DOCX formats. Below, you’ll find a list of unique features and benefits in the Resume Builder app to help accelerate your job search and career advancement.

How To Use Resume Builder for Free

Using a free Resume Builder plan allows you to:

  • Build a custom resume from the ground up using artificial intelligence (AI)-powered tools, suggested phrases, and guidance on recommended sections
  • Review our collection of resume examples, cover letter examples, job-hunting guides, and resources to craft your own unique resume
  • Save and edit your resume online by signing up for a free account
  • Download your completed resume as a text (TXT)-only file

Step 1: Select your template

On the Resume Builder app, select your template. The application has various templates you can tailor according to your unique professional needs and goals.


Step 2: Select create a new resume or import your LinkedIn profile

Once you’ve chosen your template, you can create a new resume from scratch or import information from your LinkedIn profile.


To use LinkedIn, download a PDF file of your LinkedIn profile and upload the file into the Resume Builder app.


To write your resume in the app, follow the prompts to build each section. You can use the AI suggestions and tips to get help writing.

Step 3: Create your free Resume Builder account

After building your custom resume using Resume Builder’s state-of-the-art tools, create your free account to continue the process. No credit card or billing information is required unless you sign up for a paid account to download your resume as a PDF or DOCX.


Step 4: Return to the dashboard and download your text resume

After saving your resume, return to the dashboard and select the file you wish to download.


You can save your resume as a plain text file.


Resume Builder Features

Resume Builder offers cutting-edge features to help you translate your career experience into a winning resume. We offer more than 30 customizable resume template designs, AI-powered writing support, and resume examples crafted by certified resume writers.

Advanced resume writing support tools

The Resume Builder app provides expert guidance to help you craft every section of your resume with clarity and depth. You can use suggested phrases written by professional resume writers and AI-powered support.


Suggested bullet point phrases

Writing a resume from scratch can be a daunting task, but you can get help from our database of suggested phrases written by certified resume writers.


Artificial intelligence-powered resume wizard

Using our AI-powered online resume wizard, you can instantly generate Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)-friendly content according to your job title, industry, and career goals. AI tools are a starting point to build from as you infuse unique elements and achievements from your career.


Unlimited customization

With a premium subscription, the Resume Builder app offers unlimited ways for you to customize your resume according to your individual career needs. This includes more than 30 resume design templates that you can explore and alter to align with your professional brand.


We also provide options for custom resume sections to help you capture the nuances of your career experience.


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Frank Hackett

Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW)

Frank Hackett is a professional resume writer and career consultant with over eight years of experience. As the lead editor at a boutique career consulting firm, Frank developed an innovative approach to resume writing that empowers job seekers to tell their professional stories. His approach involves creating accomplishment-driven documents that balance keyword optimization with personal branding. Frank is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) with the Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Coaches (PAWRCC).