What we noticed reviewing 2000+ Design Portfolios — It’s almost like Speed Dating

Nick Wood
Nick Wood
Nov 22, 2016 · 5 min read

Start with You

Visitors to Paul’s portfolio quickly identify with him

Case Studies

Don’t show Everything

Consider Timing

Pick the Hits and the Classics

Mike Harrison’s clean project showcase

Talk About Your Involvement

For UX designers like Davy it’s important to explain his involvement and process

Mockups

Aled shows his projects in context

Logos as Thumbnails

Animations

Daniel’s subtle use of gifs to bring life to his site

Explore

The Semplice showcase can be a great place to see variations of portfolios

Final Word… Skill Charts — just don’t

Nick Wood

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Nick Wood

Freelance IOS Engineer - thewhitewood.com

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