A how-to guide for designers wanting to create a completely custom and advanced portfolio website with zero coding experience required.

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A tailored guide on the basics of using Sketch to design responsive websites, and how to setup your files specifically for use with the Semplice framework.

  

Easy to understand run through of every little feature within Semplice and how to use them. Custom fontsets, the Portfolio Grid, Custom Navbars, Buttons, Modules – everything!

Downloadable Sketch templates, design elements, resources and other goodies included with every purchase.

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Introduction

1.0 Introducing Sketch

1.1 Setting up Sketch files for Semplice
1.2 Designing your Navigation
1.3 Design the basic layout
1.4 Designing your portfolio grid
1.5 Designing a full screen cover
1.6 Bringing it all together
1.7 Examples

2.0 Introducing Semplice

2.1 Installing WordPress and Semplice
2.2 Adding a Custom Fontset
2.3 Setting up TinyPNG
2.4 Creating your Home Page
2.5 Creating your Navigation
2.6 Setting up your Portfolio
2.7 Adding a Full Screen Cover
2.8 Adding a Footer

3.0 Finishing Touches and Extra Bits

3.1 General Settings: Favicon, Facebook Share, Google Analytics
3.2 Basic and Advanced Styling
3.3 Custom CSS and JS
3.4 Using Dribbble and Instagram Modules

Finishing Up

You need them. Right now.
These two tools have brought so much value to me as a designer. Sketch has made my design workflow insanely fast and Semplice has allowed me to launch several side projects (just like this one) without writing a single line of code!

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