cargocollective.com

Cargo is a free personal publishing platform which allows talented individuals on the Internet to display their most creative work. Highly recommended by portfolio specialists, Cargo allows you to choose from a variety of templates to further customize your site and display your content exactly how you want it to appear. If you want to showcase your visual content such as photography, illustrations, designs, video, and/or animation, Cargo is the ultimate platform for you!

Key Highlights

  • Rated #1 on Complex.com’s list of “The 9 Best Services for Building an Online Portfolio”
  • Best for showcasing creative multimedia
  • Customizable design templates
  • Better control of your displayed content
  • Offers free-standing personal websites
  • Unique user interface
  • Cloud-based image storing
  • Built in audio and video players – No more YouTube and Vimeo needed
  • Run fully configurable image slideshows
  • Clients include experienced designers and Ogilvy Paris, a leading advertising agency
  • New web developer option is free for all Cargo Members (Access your site’s full HTML, CSS and JavaScript and Make your own Designs and share them with others)

Examples

Additional Considerations

  • You have to apply for an account and you’ll be asked why you want to use the site
  • Some HTML and CSS knowledge needed
  • Basic Service: Free, 12 Projects and 3 Pages (100MB Storage), Edit CSS, and 5 Membership Invites
  • Upgrade: $66/year or $9/month per site for custom URL, unlimited projects and pages (up to 6GB), unlimited bandwidth, advanced editing, and access to all templates

References

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