Category: Curation

Behance Curation: Philosophy and Approach

With thousands of incredible creative works uploaded daily by our community of millions, we help visitors discover some of the most exciting and innovative work by offering great filtering tools (by tool, location, even color!) as well as offering a hand-picked, curated gallery of work uploaded daily – our featured galleriesboth on the main Behance gallery and within the industry specific Served Sites.

While the default filters on Behance are set to “most appreciated” when logged into Behance, the “Featured Gallery” is the first page visitors see. It’s full of carefully selected work from across all industries that “challenges conventions and pushes the creative world forward.”

It’s no surprise that we get a lot of questions from members about how these “featured” projects are chosen, and how they can get a chance for their work to be included. The good news – just by uploading work, you’re already in the running! Here are a few facts:

  • Every project published is eligible to be featured on Behance and/or any of our Curated Galleries.
  • Of the many thousands of projects published every day on Behance, less than 1% are selected to be featured by our Curators.
  • Behance’s Curators are trying to expose especially innovative and well-crafted work. They consider all sorts of factors when reviewing a project, including quality and originality of work, presentation of the project, context of the project and the traction it is getting in the community (appreciations, comments, etc…).

So, what can you do to up your chances? A few tips on what makes a project “feature-worthy:”
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