I'm working on an app which has an image upload facility for users, I
want users to be able to create 'albums' for their pictures.
The way I'm thinking about implementing this is to have a hash in the
user model for each user which they can add categories to and will then
be available as a dropdown for any images they are uploading. This will
allow them to attach the category to the image. I can then filter the
images by category to show the albums. Does this seem like a sensible
way to do this? I don't want to use the acts_as_taggable_on gem as it
seems like overkill for what I'm doing (although maybe not - open to
So, my question is, does my solution seem like the way to go?
Is there a better solution?