The Worst Portfolio Ever was an article and website I put together to identify some of the worst habits in portfolio design today. My favorite is the contextless photo of a wall of sticky notes, that some designers insist on including. Or perhaps worse, the “arbitrary skills chart”, which to this day baffles my mind. In general, my gripes boil down to a lack of *work* being shown, in favor of pointless and limp filler.
Full article here on my blog. Oddly this was one of the most popular things I have ever created, and generated over 200K hits in one day.