Msg#: 4247630 posted 2:32 am on Nov 28, 2010 (gmt 0)
System: The following message was cut out of thread at: http://www.webmasterworld.com/content_management/4200077.htm [webmasterworld.com] by ergophobe - 12:04 pm on Dec 30, 2010 (PT -8) Hope I am posting in the correct forum. I read through the CMS threads. Some said CMS is overkill, one thread is happy to accomplish similar to my needs.
I have an existing html site [tristatebiblecamp.org...] - nothing complicated. Client wants to add a photo gallery they can upload to and save expense. I want to add pages to the existing site (not redo).
I looked into Joomla - emailed Joomla and they said they do not recommend integrating Joomla into a site.
If DreamHost has Joomla and will install does this mean they will apply security fixes? Their response to my question: "we don't help with Joomla." DreamHost has Gallery, has anyone worked with this?
I looked into Coppermine, but can't find if these can be integrated: as in create a few pages, and link to the website.
If CMS is not the way to go: is there anything simple a client can handle to upload photos? One concern is the photos will not be optimized thus slow loading time. Thanks for any help.