In the information age, more and more people tend to exhibit their products or art items on the Internet instead of on the street. Joomla, which is a powerful CMS, is popular among the people who plan to build their portfolio websites to shows their loving things.
To give successful cases of website design, we introduce the top 10 best Joomla portfolio websites. With them, you can gain some inspirations of how to design your own one. Moreover, if you want to make things easier, you can also read the best Joomla portfolio themes in the theme & template page to get more information.
Tucker & Marks
Tucker & Marks uses black and white to highlight the professionalism of the business. The portfolio part includes two sections – “Projects” and “Room & Details”. In both sections, there are many beautiful and clear pictures to attract people to do business with them. Moreover, when the mouse moves to the picture, it can turn bigger, and the name appears in the right side of the site.
Mike Cartwright Photography
This webmaster divides the photography of the site into 29 styles of galleries. If one want to enter one of them, he can turn to the navigation bar in the left. The header of the site is a great picture to show that this site has a professional photography service. What’ more, it puts 4 pictures, each of which is the representative of every gallery, in the content part. In this way, people can be attracted by these pictures at the first sight and click them to see more.
When people enter Suzanne Kasler, it is just like opening a magazine with a lot of pleasing photos. It is true that the design the homepage like a book. The photo on the left side of the site is the cover of this book while that in the right side is an opened book. One of the amazing designs is that the book can change the page automatically. In this case, people can view photos without holding their mouse all the time and just click the most satisfied one to read more information.
Tim Clarke Design
The background of this website is an image of the quiet sea at dusk, which can give a feeling of peaceful and warm. There are two buttons on the both side of the site to allow people to see the portfolio. If people put the mouse onto the right one, a series of photos may move from right to left. If people move away the mouse, then the action stops.
Brian Waller Custom Homes
Brian Waller Custom Homes uses black, green and white to create a comfortable and natural keynote. The background of the site is a clear picture of the inside of a custom house, bringing people close to the truth of the room. People can tour every home by clicking the button “Take the Tour”, then the background can be changed depends on which room people are touring. In this way, one can visit the whole house and have an overall image of it.
This website displays varies photos of Rockford Airfest in the different era. It uses black as the main color to make it clear for people to view the photograph. It displays three photos at a time. If people are interested in one of them and want to see it clear, they can click it to open a new window. Moreover, those three photos can change from time to time, allowing people to see more.
Judging from the name, it is easy to learn that this website is built for exhibiting BSSB furniture. White is the theme color of this website for the color of the product is mostly white. The main part of the homepage is the image displaying bar. Every photo of furniture is displayed one by one automatically. When people put the mouse on the photo, it can stop changing.
This website, which consists of only three parts – about, portfolio and contract, is a typical portfolio site. In the portfolio part, every topic has many related photos. If people want to know more, they can just click the title of the topic to see some clearer and larger photos. The whole design of the site is creative and professional for its blue and white colors and simple icons.
Ken Tate Architect
Ken Tate Architect takes the photo of the architect to be the background.The navigation bar of it includes “About” “Portfolio” “Recognition” and “Contact”. In the portfolio part, there are two options – projects and details, allowing people to know the details of every building. Especially, the “Details” option gives people more photos from different angles.
It makes the site elegant and attractive by using leaf stems to decorate the homepage. Besides, in the right side of the homepage, there is a watercolor painting of a memorial house to call up people’s own memory of their houses. Moreover, the photos of the house are divided into the styles of wedding, parties and business retreats. And every style has a big representative picture and the information of it.