Create Photography Portfolio Website – Mermaid CMS


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Mermaid is a CMS which can create your creative or photography portfolio website within 5 minutes! It is equipped with latest and most efficient technologies available today which enables it to help you in, first, setting up your portfolio website, and second, managing it pretty much effortlessly.

It is built with 4 basic pillars in mind:

  1. Speed: A lot of emphasis was given to speed to make sure that Mermaid performs the best it can.
  2. Reliability: We are dedicated to making sure that you won’t need anything else once you installed Mermaid for your online portfolio website.
  3. Security: Peace of mind comes with a secure environment, right? That’s why we make sure that Mermaid adheres to highest of security standards, because we are selling you peace of mind, not a cms.
  4. Precision: A good user interface and a good design is absolutely necessary for any CMS. That’s what we believe in and we work on these lines for Mermaid too. After all, your photography portfolio should be beautiful.

Mermaid is for Creatives like Graphic Designers, Models, Web Designers, Photographers and others. It is focused mainly for Photographers but it can very well be used by other Creative Professionals.

Mermaid gives you tools to upload and manage images and videos or youtube videos and have a blog with it too. It also comes with 5 variants of homescreens so you get what you want. Read on to know exactly what you are getting.

Key Features


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  • Upload Images in Bulk
  • Sort images into albums
  • Blogging facility
  • Bulk edit of posts
  • Video or Youtube Support
  • Manage videos and images
  • Control the images displayed on homepage
  • Manage contact details
  • Multiple Admin account support
  • Manage Themes
  • Control on login credentials
  • Manage your profile
  • Social Sharing links
  • Disqus Comments
  • Views counters
  • Likes system
  • Subscription System.
  • Option to have albums,journal and videos page
  • A systematic walk through for initial setup
  • Google reCaptcha for additional security.
  • Watermarking options.
  • User friendly interface
  • And more…


  • PHP 5.4 Or Above
  • MySQLi
  • PHP GD2
  • ZipArchive
  • cURL


  • Download the zip file
  • Extract it where you want to install it
  • Read the docs for the comprehensive list!