Design Portfolios with Notion

Create stunning portfolios in Notion quickly with this course!
Course description

Are you tired of struggling to create a portfolio that showcases your work in the best way possible? Look no further than Notion, the popular note-taking and productivity app, to help you create a stunning portfolio with minimal effort.

Many people dread the process of creating a portfolio because they either never feel satisfied with the final product or they spend too much time on the design and setup. However, with Notion, you can overcome these issues and focus on what really matters: the content. By using the input blocks and templates provided by Notion, you can create a professional portfolio without any coding or design skills.

Not only will using Notion save you time and frustration, but it also allows you to keep all of your data within your ecosystem if you're already using the app. This means you can focus on curating your content instead of getting lost in the layout process.

This course is perfect for architects, artists, illustrators, product designers, UI designers, user experience designers, and user researchers. So why wait? Start creating a beautiful portfolio with Notion today and check out the other content available from this instructor.

Course outline
  1. Introduction to the course
  • Overview of what the course covers and what students can expect to learn
  • Introduction to Notion and its capabilities as a portfolio creation tool
  • Setting expectations for the course structure and pace
  1. Setting up the structure of your portfolio
  • Creating a main page for your portfolio
  • Adding sub-pages for different categories of work (e.g. projects, writing samples, case studies)
  • Customizing the layout and design of your pages
  1. Adding work samples to your portfolio
  • Best practices for choosing and presenting your work samples
  • Adding images, videos, and other media to your pages
  • Embedding content from other platforms (e.g. Behance, Dribbble, YouTube)
  • Organizing and categorizing your work samples
  1. Advanced customization options
  • Using templates and pre-made layouts to streamline your portfolio creation process
  • Customizing the look and feel of your portfolio with custom CSS
  • Adding interactivity to your portfolio using dynamic databases and linked pages
  1. Wrapping up and next steps
  • Review of key concepts and skills covered in the course
  • Tips for maintaining and updating your portfolio over time
  • Opportunities for further learning and exploration
  1. Class project
  • Introduction to the class project assignment
  • Outline of what students will be required to do for the project
  • Submission guidelines and deadline for project completion