1. Is it possible to have the portfolio posts tabulate on the home page rather than the blog posts?
2. Is it possible to have the above with a static element to the page (an intro and logo etc). Static at the top of the page with the tiles below?
It’s not possible to display portfolio items in a grid with Simfo. You could, however, use posts in place of portfolio items to serve your purpose.
We also have a variety of themes that display portfolio items in a grid in our repository. As you’re on the WordPress.com Business plan, you’re free to experiment with different Premium themes at no extra cost. I encourage you to use the Portfolio filter in our repository and have a browse about to see if another theme catches your eye: