Which software should I choose to build an art / photography site?

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TorriaM
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2013-09-10 9:16 am EST

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which site hosting tools to choose for a responsive art/photography site with "about", "services", photo galleries and etc. pages, with shopping card system designed for selling digital products, prints and photographer services?
which one of the website builders, e-commerces, and responsive templates will work for that in a team?

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BradM
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2013-09-10 9:35 am EST
Hi TorriaM,

<h2>Which software is best for a responsive site?</h2>
When you're referring to responsive, I assume you're referring to <a href='/support/website/mobile-devices-responsive-templates-rwd' target='_blank'>responsive web design</a>? The Premium Website Builder templates are <strong>not responsive</strong>, so I would look into another solution. Any software you choose can create a responsive website, you simply need to find a responsive template for the program you use - <a href='http://www.google.com'>Google</a> is a great place to start.

<h2>What software can create "about", "services", photo galleries, and other types of pages?</h2>
Usually with any of the popular programs you choose, such as WordPress / PrestaShop / or Joomla, you can either create these types of pages using features already built into the software, or you can download a 3rd party extension that will help you do the same thing.

<h2>I need a shopping cart system designed for selling digital products, prints and photographer services</h2>
Most programs designed specifically for e-commerce will have a built in feature for selling downloadable products (such as images). For example, both <a href='/support/edu/prestashop-15/add-products-categories/create-digital-product' target='_blank'>PrestaShop</a> and <a href='/support/edu/opencart/303-creating-a-downloadable-product-in-opencart' target='_blank'>OpenCart</a> include these features.

<h2>Which software works best for a team environment?</h2>
Just about any program you install will allow you to create more than one administrator account. If you're working in a team environment, you can create new admin accounts for each member of your team.

It sounds like you know exactly what you want your website to do. That's a great thing, but it is going to take a bit of work and trial / error to get it up and running based upon all your requirements. I hope my answers have at least pointed you in the right direction, but feel free to let us know if you have any more questions.

Thanks,
- Brad

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Thank you Brad,
yes, I'm referring to responsive web design, which allows to have a website display correctly on every device.


will WordPress / PrestaShop / or Joomla and OpenCart / PreastaShop work with a responsive template, so I can find a right responsive plate using Google?


my question about "working in a team", was about "a team": WordPress+OpenCart+a responsive template=working together for one site.


So far I'm not sure I understand how themes of web builders as WordPress / PrestaShop / or Joomla and OpenCart (PreastaShop) work with responsive web design templates, are they compatible?



As I would like, a customer comes to my website using any device website display - enjoys my images watching them in galleries - feels a strong desire to purchase one of them-clicks on an image RIGHT from a gallery page - gets into the shopping card with this image - chooses the appropriate print size, kind of printing paper, price and other specifications for that image - happily finishes the order pushing the button "place an order"



Can I use for instant WordPress for galleries and other pages with installed OpenCart shopping system and all of them together on a responsive template? sorry, I try to explain what I mean, as well, as I can.
thanks a lot for your very good and easy for me to understand respond.
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TorriaM
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2013-09-10 11:13 am EST
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