Build your personal webpage using React and Github Pages

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Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Build your personal webpage using React to be used as a portfolio or resume.

Deploy your page using GitHub Pages.

Clock2 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will be able to build a personal web page to be used as a portfolio and/or resume. In your web pageou will be able to describe yourself and what you do, what technologies you like to use or feel most comfortable with, describing your personality, or whatever else you feel like throwing in. You will also publish your page using the Github Pages for free, making your page public and with a personalized domain. We will use an open source pre-built template, which uses react js. It is important that you have some basic knowledge of javascript and git, in addition to having a github account, which is where we will host our code. This project is for all those who want a simple and easy way to build a personal page to display their work, projects and resume. A way to present yourself professionally, telling your experiences and goals. In order to be successful in this project, you should have a free account on the Github and be familiar with basic git commands. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

Web DevelopmentGitHub PagesResumePersonal WebpageGIT

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Setup the project on GitHub.

  2. Explore the project structure used on the template.

  3. Customize the template with your information.

  4. Run your page live and finish customization.

  5. Setup and Deploy using GitHub Pages.

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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