Basic Portfolio Website
Employers and customer want to hire a developer that will be able to perform the required job, one way to show them that you have experience is to show them the work that you did in the past, and the easiest way is to have a PORTFOLIO website, where employers and customers can see examples of the work that you did before.
The Portfolio is also a place where you can present your self and show that you are more than a Developer, just dont share too much about your personal life or hobbies, remember most of the people there what to get to know your work and your developer side. There are much more to talk about why you should have a Portfolio Site, however on this article is more about how to create one, I you want to know more about this you can ask the developers best friend: “GOOGLE”, also here are a couple of links to articles that talks about this:
Now the meet of this article, the following are some videos that will teach the process of how to create a basic Web-Dev Portfolio Site, this is a basic example from where you can get ideas and start the foundation of your own portfolio site.
Instructions and Resources :
By the end of this class you will code the following Portfolio site: Portfolio-Example
The source code for this project is located in Github: Edxael/Basic-Portfolio
In this project I will use 5 images and 1 .pdf files those file should be your own pictures, however on this practice you can download and use the ones that I will use, to download them Click the image below or this link: Project Resources
Videos in how to code the Wev-Dev Portfolio:
01- Review and Start of Port Folio Site:
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02- The projects part of the Portfolio:
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03- Contact Me and Finish Portfolio:
This is a basic site that is intended to provide Ideas, inspiration, and a foundation to your own Web-Deb Portfolio Site, now you can customize it and use your own picture, projects, resume, and projects in your own personal Web-Dev Portfolio.
The final step after customizing the portfolio with your own files, is to get that portfolio online where potential employers and customers can see it, here is a link were you can find Free: Domain & Hosting for your portfolio: Hosting a Website.
Note: If there are some words that you do now know, chances are that is a Web-Dev Jargon, or a reserve word from the language, to find out more about this new term i suggest that you use the industry tool to find terms and words that we do not know, used for the best programmers in the world, GOOGLE, also I will include a couple or links with a glossary where you can find those terms: Link1 – Link2
By: Edmundo Rubio.