How do I become an HP Expert

 

 

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Calling all gadget gurus, hardware heroes and software savants! Destroyers of bugs, fixers of frustrations, and bringers of smiles, unite! You have come to the right place. You may just have what it takes to be an HP Expert. 

 

Being an HP Expert is an immensely rewarding experience. You’ll connect with other like-minded professionals to help people all over the world get the most out of their technology. But becoming an HP Expert is not for everyone—it requires a commitment of time and energy, the desire to help others, and plenty of problem-solving passion. A little competitive spirit doesn’t hurt either.  

 

HP Experts have certain qualities. You may be an expert if:

  • You enjoy posting on forums and blogs
  • You’re a person with technical expertise and interest
  • You’re comfortable with conversational and technical writing  

 

Why become an expert? 

 

Being an HP Expert is first and foremost about helping people all over the world get the most out of their technology. But there are many more reasons to become an HP Expert:

 

  • Sharpen your skills
  • Strengthen your resume and career
  • Connect with other like-minded people around the world 
  • Try out HP products 
  • Recieve invitations to Expert Days and the HP Social Support Summit
  • Get your own professionally drawn caricature

 

Getting started

 

To start your journey to become an expert, simply register and start answering questions on the HP Support Forums in the language with which you’re most comfortable. There’s no application process. Answer the questions posted to the forum to the best of your ability.

 

Achieving expert status

 

As you contribute to the HP Support Forums, you’ll earn points and move up the ranks. 

 

There is no specific rank requirement to become an HP Expert. However, your forum rank reflects your activity and the quality of your content.

 

You can move up through the forum ranks by doing the following: 

 

  • Posting
  • Having your answer marked as solved
  • Receiving kudos 

 

Maintaining expert status

 

You must be an active contributor to the HP Support Forums to maintain your Expert status. Our Experts tell us it takes about two hours a week or so to stay active. Some experts spend much more time than that, but it’s up to you how much time you dedicate.   

 

Go forth and share!

 

Start sharing your brilliance with others and you’ll soon join the ranks alongside some of the finest minds in the industry.

 

If you’re ready to start your journey, register now.

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