For any designer, the reflection of his/her work is the portfolio. Portfolio showcases the talent as well as the passion towards the designs. Here are the best portfolio websites that I have come across for designers.
It’s clean and crisp designs makes Squarespace one fo my favourites. Its’s design templates come with hundreds of customizable features. From online stores, Portfolios to the Photography & Wedding, Squarespace offers templates according to its industry-specific usage. It has its very own IT department, with free unlimited hosting, good security features and around-the-clock customer support.
Squarespace has both personal & business price points. Pricing details can be found here.
Wix is the designer-friendly site. The company offers exceptionally beautiful website templates. With millions of users worldwide, Wix offers free services, but the premium package includes analytics, the ad-free experience, unlimited bandwidth etc. Users can take advantage of having own domain services in Premium subscription plan. For more detailed premium plans, visit here.
Designers, photographer or any user can build their portfolio using Adobe My Portfolio within minutes. Its responsive website helps designers with fully customizable website themes. This Portfolio service is part of the creative cloud. Pricing plans included here.
Pick a theme, customise it, included with your own domain name and Typekit library fonts and then sync to Behance, a social networking platform and collection of portfolios by creative designers and photographers. See, its easy!
With bright and fun themes, Carbonmade creates an exciting activity for designers who want to build their portfolio. From Illustrators to the Architects, Carbonmade has themes build for each creative genre. The pricing policies are tailored according to the number of projects that a designer take up. Its topmost premium policy caters to unlimited projects and is unbranded. Pricing policies are featured here.
Specifically catered to the creative people. Designers, photographers can create awesome galleries using Portfoliobox. Apart from galleries, e-commerce, blogs can be managed. Good news! Portfoliobox offers free pro account to the students at their partner schools. Check out the details here .
Under free account, Portfoliobox offers pro feature services for 30 days. After that, a user can upgrade to pro account which includes unlimited pages, products and blog posts, google analytics integration etc. for more details, check here.
So, this is the list of the best portfolio websites catered to the designers. do you use any other service that I missed out to mention? If so, let me know in your comments.