Information Architecture for Normal People
(A talk from WordCamp Chicago 2016)
This is a high-level survey of Information Architecture, why it is important and how to make WordPress work for you.
Tools can help make your information architecture dreams come true. To start, Jetpack has a custom post ype for portfolios that sets them up with the click of a button. If you're a little more adventurous, you can install the Custom Post Type UI plugin. For no overhead, Generate WP makes it super easy.
On the non-technical side, you can steal an example of my Spreadsheet of Doom.