Carbonmade – empowering your creativity

Online portfolio has becoming very popular nowadays. There are several online sites servicing web portfolio but Carbonmade might have stood out differently. If you go to carbonmade.com site you will notice the difference that instant, after all not many sites have this unique approach to their company site.

Look at the screen capture above, isn’t that sweet? Well, it’s kind of a little playful and almost kiddie like.You can almost imagine how the creators of carbonmade sees life – joyful, playful, carefree, inventive, creative and the list goes on.

When I first land on this site, I thought it was for kids’ stuffs but you can never judge a book from its cover. Carbonmade is used by many creative artists by profession. This is their portfolio online!

The history of Carbonmade

Carbonmade is created from the developers’ personal need. What need is that? Dave, one of the developers had a hard time posting his portfolio online. Jason, another teammate suggested making their very own online portfolio. And so they did!

Eventually they started to open it to other people on the earth because it’s sooo effective. Maybe sooo fun too, letting out all those creative juices on the design part and because it’s sooo fun, they forget about their bosses and end up free from them then started hiring their own to boss around! Yeah cool!

The goal of Carbonmade

Carbonmade aids you to create and manage your portfolio online. It aims to let you expose and show off the products of your imagination and creativity. It helps you pool those wonderful stuffs and be part of others, drought of these talents. It is also an opportunity to share with people creative as you and be inspired by them also. How about being hired by potential employers haunting good catch of talents browsing over those pleasing to the eyes’ stuffs.

The how to be a part of Carbonmade tutorial

Carbonmade wishes to make it easy for you to be part of them.

I have a slideshow just below this line. Make use of this because it’s my “pleasing to the eyes” stuff hehe.

Carbonmade features

Now that you know how to create a free account, let’s talk about the other things available in Carbonmade which enhances user experience.

  • It enables users to tag projects as new
  • Has thumb design options
  • Allows branding
  • Allows bigger pictures.
  • Has multi-platform video player
  • Users can track who take the peek on their works by adding Google Analytics on their portfolio.
  • Can make your portfolio private but visitors can send an e-mail to you for permission to take a peekaboo.
  • It is affiliated with the most notable social networks , the Twitter and the Facebook.
  • Carbonmade offers a custom domain. Instead of xxx.carbonmade.com you can change it to xxx.com. Feels very yours isn’t it?
  • Users and visitors alike can browse the “most favored of them all “ that can be found in the EXAMPLES tab. Geez, I wish I’m one of them.

Since the developers of this site are sooo having fun with it, let’s expect more enhancements in the future.

Funny and silly

What follows are the pictures of word and phrases you see in Carbonmade. Some things are silly, really but i didn’t expect it to be this close!

Now tell me, who could ever think of those!

Courageous indeed, flaunting those words around without thinking of the serious minded species might not want to like it.

Final Catch

I can’t help but notice that I am becoming howdy silly here too while writing this blog. Wow, Carbonmade’s sure to have contagious nuttiness with style. It’s like they have the Spongebob or Adventure Time appeal, just a thought. As for my final word…..

“Well, wrap it up Ye folks, make som owline portfolio and shaw off to d world!”.

YEEHAW!

References:

www.crunchbase.com/company/carbonmade
www.carbonmade.com
www.web.appstorm.net/reviews/portfolio/carbonmade-an-even-better-portfolio-app/

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About jennyx duarte

Hi there! I'm a graphic designer by profession with a pinch of programming and web stuffs on the side, also currently advancing to SEO/SEM management and blogging mentored by Jomar Hilario, the Philippines' VA guru.

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