Looking to improve your design portfolio as a student? I review Michelle's portfolio site and discuss how to improve project breakdowns, better showcase design deliverables, and improve her project story telling through mastering her project page layouts.

Key Points

  • How to provide more background context on your design projects.
  • How to highlight standout projects within your design portfolio.
  • How to improve your design project page layout.

To Think On

  • How can you articulate your role, contributions and process for each project?
  • What are 1-2 pieces you can emphasize from each project section?


  • Consider revising your headline on your About page to highlight your skills and interests.
  • Rearrange project pages to better showcase deliverables.
  • Increase spacing between sections for clearer hierarchy.
Portfolio Reviews