How to make an online portfolio: 3 ways to build your own corner of the web

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Whether you’re an artist or architect, the days of dragging around a physical portfolio from interview to interview are largely behind us. Nowadays, if you want to be taken seriously as a creative professional, you need an online portfolio that’s easy to navigate, good looking, and presents your work in the most professional light. 

Yes, you could just post your work on Instagram, and many do. But that doesn’t allow you to organise your work in any way other than posting date. And good luck to anyone trying to find a specific project you’ve worked on via Google. 

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Tom May

Tom May is an award-winning journalist and editor specialising in design, photography and technology. Author of the Amazon #1 bestseller Great TED Talks: Creativity, published by Pavilion Books, Tom was previously editor of Professional Photography magazine, associate editor at Creative Bloq, and deputy editor at net magazine. Today, he is a regular contributor to Creative Bloq and its sister sites Digital Camera World, and Tech Radar. He also writes for Creative Boom and works on content marketing projects.