Photographers are the ones who capture a moment through their lenses and save it for lifetime. It is a work of art as we visualize different things from a picture.
Hence a photography website should contain several pictures. If the pictures are well optimized and handled properly they will appear beautifully irrespective of the device.
To showcase their work photographers do require a website.
Hence the need for photography WordPress theme which are best when it comes to getting a website for affordable price.
Some of the features we have in our photography WordPress theme:
- Default slider loaded up: Default slider would mean that people don’t have to worry finding a plugin or loading a plugin and then understanding how it works separately. Plus integration with theme would mean just as soon as the theme is loaded up you are ready to use the slider as well.
- Default content included: All you have to do is activate the theme and you get all the default content loaded up into your website so you don’t have to load it separately as well.
- In built galleries: In built galleries have its advantages over plugin so that you don’t have to roam around finding the one which suits your requirement.
- In built contact form: All you have to do is write your email id and start getting contacted using the default contact form. Isn’t that easy?
- Lots of page templates: Having control over sidebar on pages is important because visual images can take well the whole page area and you might want to do away with your sidebar on several pages.
- Background of page changeable: Having a nice background means it proves eye soothing and creates an impact when someone visits your website. It is very good to have a nice background on your website.
- Footer and header widgetized: Footer content you may want to change and have something separate like Facebook or Instagram feeds.
- Logo upload option: Many photographers run studios and can have a business logo and hence this is an important option as well.
- Simple and easy to use interface which novice can also understand: Simple and easy to use would mean someone without any HTML knowledge could even handle the website.
- Secured coding and SEO friendly: Secured coding would mean hacking problems would be reduced. SEO friendly would mean your site gains more traffic and is easily findable.
Things which however matter the most are the following 2 things which we have taken care of in our themes:
- Load faster: It is important that the theme reduces the sizes of the pictures or else gives an option for photographers to reduce them so that they can easily load up the site. As one may include heavy and large photos which take time to load up. We have given size and proper instruction on how to use the panel.
Compatibility with cache plugins: Cache plugins are the ones which can reduce the loading time of a website drastically specifically when you have multiple users visiting the website at the same time then it reduces the page load time speeds to a very reduced level and saves your server from crash as well.
- SEO plugin compatibility: SEO plugins increase chances of people finding you online and hence it is essential and better to consider a photography WordPress theme which is compatible with SEO plugins than the ones which aren’t.
Conclusion: The above points matter the most however there might be more such points which need to be considered for a photography WordPress theme and one should evaluate also the customer support and the tutorials and documentation available for such themes as they would also be important to someone who hasn’t handle such themes before.