Portfolio Web Layout


Learn how to create a web layout with services, portfolio, careers and others.

Select File>New option with 800×720 px and 72 dpi. Select the Rectangle Tool (U) to represent the background of the site to be next:

Portfolio Web Layout

Make the necessary adjustments on the layer’s parameters in the layers’ panel:
Blending Options>Gradient Overlay

Portfolio Web Layout

Gradient’s parameters:

Portfolio Web Layout

Using the Rounded Rectangle Tool (U), try to represent the primary layer reserved for the site’s panel:

Portfolio Web Layout

The layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Gradient Overlay

Portfolio Web Layout

Gradient’s parameters:

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Blending Options>Stroke

Portfolio Web Layout

Choosing the same Rounded Rectangle Tool (U), we have to represent a button on the menu’s panel on the site’s header which needs to be turned over with Free Transform option. The button’s color must be C92130.

Portfolio Web Layout

The layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Stroke

Portfolio Web Layout

Make four copies of the new made button’s layer and change each button’s color:

Portfolio Web Layout

Select the Ellipse Tool (U) to draw the necessary element for the menu’s buttons:

Portfolio Web Layout

Apply the next parameters on the layers’ panel:
Fill 0%
Blending Options>Gradient Overlay

Portfolio Web Layout

Gradient’s parameters:

Portfolio Web Layout

Blending Options>Stroke

Portfolio Web Layout

Using the same instrument, try to make a small circle on the lowest part of the site’s panel:

Portfolio Web Layout

The layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Drop Shadow

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Blending Options>Inner Glow

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Blending Options>Stroke

Portfolio Web Layout

Selecting the previous instrument, it’s possible to draw several more circles on the lowest part of the site’s panel:

Portfolio Web Layout

The layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Gradient Overlay

Portfolio Web Layout

Gradient’s parameters:

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Blending Options>Stroke

Portfolio Web Layout

Make copies of the earlier represented circles and apply the Free Transform option to these copies, changing their sizes:

Portfolio Web Layout

We have to draw now three more circles reserved for marking the site’s section, applying the same method we did earlier with our previous circles:

Portfolio Web Layout

All three circles look the same, having the same layer’s parameters:
The color is FF627A.
Blending Options>Drop Shadow

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Blending Options>Stroke

Portfolio Web Layout

Try to insert one more circle, using the last instrument also:

Portfolio Web Layout

Set the layer’s adjustments:
Blending Options>Drop Shadow

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Blending Options>Stroke

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We have to write now the names for the site’s menu’s buttons, inclining the text with Free Transform option. The text’s demands are inserted in the next table:

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Portfolio Web Layout

Add the site’s name too:

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(WEBSITE)

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(NAME)

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Set the layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Stroke

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Insert now the site’s sections names:

Portfolio Web Layout
Portfolio Web Layout

The layers’ parameters:
Blending Options>Gradient Overlay

Portfolio Web Layout

Gradient’s parameters:

Portfolio Web Layout

Blending Options>Stroke

Portfolio Web Layout

Using the Pencil Tool (B) of white color, try to draw now a kind of indicator on the button:

Portfolio Web Layout
Portfolio Web Layout

Number on the site’s sections:

Portfolio Web Layout
Portfolio Web Layout

Fill the site’ section with the corresponding text:

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(the text of orange color)

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(the main text)

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(the bold text)

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Find in Internet the appropriate logotypes, placing them inside the site’s section.

Portfolio Web Layout
Portfolio Web Layout

Represent now a special window of white color, reserved for the screenshot, applying the Ellipse Tool (U)

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The layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Drop Shadow

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Blending Options>Stroke

Portfolio Web Layout

Make two copies of the new made layer and place them out the way it is shown on the next picture:

Portfolio Web Layout

Find three screenshots that will be placed by turn above the windows (make a mouse’s click, pressing the Alt button simultaneously between the window’s layer and the screenshot’s one).

Portfolio Web Layout
Portfolio Web Layout

Do the same with the rest of them:

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Then choose the known Ellipse Tool (U) to create a layer reserved for the scrolling button, which color should be FD9B00.

Portfolio Web Layout

The layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Drop Shadow

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Blending Options>Stroke

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Create a new layer. Represent on the already made scrolling button a white pointer directed to the left side, choosing the usual Pencil Tool (B) for these operations:

Portfolio Web Layout
Portfolio Web Layout

Merge down in a group all the layers composing the scrolling button (keep pressed the Ctrl button to mark out the necessary layers and press simultaneously the left mouse’s button to move the marked layers lower on Create a new group option). Make a copy of the new made group and select the Free Transform option to turn the copy over and place it the way you may see below:

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The final result is this one!