Researcher profiles and IDs can be used to:
Here are a few profiling schemes below which are well-known
Online profiles on some platforms need to be manually set up. Check out the video below which helps you how to set up a ResearcherID with Web of Science
Creating a Google Scholar Citation profile will make sure that Google Scholar will easily and accurately group all the citations of your publications into one pool. A profile generally lists your name, chosen keywords of research interest, generated citation metrics, and citations (including links to citing articles).
In order to create a Google Scholar Citation profile, you need a Google Account. Once the profile is set up, it will automatically update.