The Joomla! Community Magazine™

On Track with Joomla!

On Track with Joomla!
Happy but feeling like I'd been hit by a train, as I crawled into bed after the first day of the Joomla World Conference (JWC), I thought, "This is gonna kill me!"
Tagged under: Editors Introduction | English

The X Factor and Women in Joomla!

The X Factor and Women in Joomla!
Conference attendance statistics showed that we had 23% women at the first Joomla World Conference. We need to raise that number, not only for the next JWC, but for all of our events! 
Tagged under: Feature Stories | English

Part 2 - Review 9 Premium Web Hosting Services to take a Joomla! Site Live

Previously, 9 free web hosting providers were introduced to you. Now it's time to look at premium web hosting services for your Joomla site.
Tagged under: Sitebuilders | English

Automating Your Component Demo Site

Automating Your Component Demo Site
These days almost all Joomla! developers have a demo site to display their component for testing. It really doesn’t matter if you give your component away or if you are offering it for purchase; most users expect to be able…
Tagged under: Developers | English

JUG Bay Area, California, USA

JUG Bay Area, California, USA
The JUGs (Joomla! User Group) would like to create a category on the Joomla Community Magazine in order to have an open channel between the JUGs and the rest of the Joomla community at large. What is your JUG up to?…
Tagged under: Events | English

Help the Joomla Certification Program Come Alive! - A Call for Volunteers

Help the Joomla Certification Program Come Alive! - A Call for Volunteers
We are really excited that the Joomla community chose certification as one of the major areas to focus on in the recent survey. The Joomla certification program will be a key factor in furthering the growth, development and success of…
Tagged under: Project News | English

The Conference Crasher

The Conference Crasher, aka Brandon Boswell
So, let me start by saying I wasn’t a Joomla Guy. I was a web application guy that was used to using frameworks like Codeigniter and Ruby on Rails. I met the guys at Cont3nt.com who were building a really…
Tagged under: Feature Stories | English

A Bright Future

Cade and Louis Landry
One person at the Joomla World Conference stood out in his own special way, as the youngest attendee sporting a name tag pass. His name is Cade, and he came all the way from southeastern Missouri to San Jose. Cade…
Tagged under: Feature Stories | English

A New Way to Protect and Accelerate Your Site

Incapsula
After three articles in the Joomla Community Magazine about security [1], [2] and performance, I was invited to the Incapsula session during the last amazing Joomla World Conference to learn about a new solution that provides security, performance, and much…
Tagged under: Administrators | English

Trick to Use "Same" Email Address on Multiple Joomla User Accounts

sharing the same mailbox
This is a great method to allow someone to “virtually” use the same email address to create multiple Joomla user accounts on the same Joomla site, but it also has other practical uses when dealing with other websites and…
Tagged under: Did you know...? | English

Leadership Highlights - December 2012

Leadership Highlights - December 2012
The Joomla! Joint Leadership summit was an excellent opportunity to spend time together as one big group, share ideas, plan and increase our understanding of each team's ongoing work. 
Tagged under: Project News | English

Breaking Down Barriers for Joomla! Users

Breaking Down Barriers for Joomla! Users
I have experience teaching several hundred Joomla! users. The highest barrier for my students was to move their sites from their local servers that they used for their training, to real servers that will host their sites. There should be…
Tagged under: Sitebuilders | English

Kevinjohn Gallagher at the JWC12: Blunt, but Kilted.

Kevinjohn Gallagher at the JWC12: Blunt, but Kilted.
At the end of Kevinjohn Gallagher’s very impressive online bio is his down-side - “He’s a little blunt.” And, in his keynote at the Joomla! World Conference, he did not disappoint! But, something about a guy in a kilt, we…
Tagged under: Events | English