Today’s read: Portfolio design

Smashing Magazine

This is a very interesting topic – How to design a good portfolio?. For me, it’s all about promoting self as a brand and showcasing it. And everyone should be careful enough while doing that.  Just think about the portfolio website of a web designer with invalid code! That’s not the coolest thing.

This Smashing Magazine article tells us the 10 steps to the perfect portfolio website.

You may have a personal portfolio website for a number of reasons. If you’re a freelancer, then you’d need one to showcase your work and allow people to contact you. If you’re a student (or unemployed), then you’d need one to show prospective employers how good you are and what you can do, so that they might hire you. If you’re part of a studio, then you might use one to blog about your design life, show people what you’re doing and build your online presence.

Read the article

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Have a nice read.