Tag Archives: portfolios

Self Promotion

7 Self-Promotion Resources for Designers

When establishing yourself as a powerful player in the design arena, it’s crucial to hone your  self-promotion and branding expertise. While it might seem like common sense, self-promotion may be more of a challenge than you think. After all, it entails more than organizing your work into a carefully orchestrated portfolio. Thorough self-promotion also requires...

Site of the Day: Foalio.com

The desire to connect to a specific audience can can sometimes lead to what I politely call overly creative design. That makes a site like Foalio.com all the more extraordinary: It’s creative to appeal to creatives, but it doesn’t go over the top. The site flows well, is easy to use and understand, and...

Design TV’s Featured Video: Meet Armin Vit

Are you obsessed? Some design industry experts are so passionate about their skills that they have become obsessed. Learn how dress your portfolio to impress, from Design TV’s Featured Video, featuring business owner of UnderConsideration.com and author Armin Vit, new this week on Design TV. Design TV, presented by HOW and Print, brings you...

New Conference Session: Effective Digital Portfolios

If you’ve registered for HOW’s Interactive Design Conference, then you’re obviously committed to building your creative skill set. Smart. Perhaps you’re looking to take it a step further, and begin assembling a digital portfolio and exploring job opportunities that capitalize on your interactive design skills. Also smart. We’ve added a session to the conference program, courtesy...

Portfolio Do’s and Don’ts

Tenfold Collective offers 4 Do’s and 4 Don’ts for submitting portfolios: DO: 1. Send us something via snail-mail. This always gets our attention because usually we just get an email and a link to a website or an attached PDF. Keep in mind, this doesn’t have to be your entire portfolio as a hard...