The Joomla! Community Magazine™

We Heart Joomla!

We Heart Joomla!
The Joomla Community Magazine is like a box of chocolates…
Tagged under: Editors Introduction | English

Interview: Humble Bundles – Behind the Bargain

Interview: Humble Bundles – Behind the Bargain
Humble Bundle is a project that was recently launched by Dinh Viet Hung of JoomlArt. Anyone who knows Hung, knows his enthusiasm is always on hyper-drive and his ideas are endless. We sat him down long enough to ask him about…
Tagged under: Feature Stories | English

Tutorial: Taking Advantage of Alternative Layouts for Articles and Modules

Tutorial: Taking Advantage of Alternative Layouts for Articles and Modules
Template overrides are a great way to customize your Joomla site. But what if you want to use different article or module layouts throughout your site? Joomla's strict MVC architecture makes that a breeze with the "Alternative Layouts" feature.
Tagged under: Sitebuilders | English

JoomlaDay Events in February and March 2013

JoomlaDay Events in February and March 2013
JoomlaDay™ events are officially recognized, but not organized, by the Joomla! Project and Open Source Matters, Inc (OSM). Each event is managed independently by a local community.
Tagged under: Events | English

More Hands on Deck

More Hands on Deck
The big news in leadership in recent weeks is the new kids on the block. Meet them!
Tagged under: Project News | English

Joomla! 3.0 Extension Development Series: Beginning Development

Joomla! 3.0 Extension Development Series: Beginning Development
In order to have a good working example for this tutorial series on Joomla! 3.0 component development I have chosen to walk through the process by actually writing an extension. This component will be available for review and download by…
Tagged under: Developers | English

What You Probably Never Knew Lurked Within Google Analytics!

What You Probably Never Knew Lurked Within Google Analytics!
Keeping up with changes from Google can be rather challenging at the best of times, and some of the more recent changes and advanced features added to their popular analytics platform have gone largely unnoticed by many people. This series…
Tagged under: Administrators | English

Have You Browsed Joomla.org Lately?

Have You Browsed Joomla.org Lately?
One of the presentations I was most interested in during the Joomla World Conference 2012 was Everything You Always Wanted to Know About the JCM (But Were Afraid to Ask) by Alice Grevet and Dianne Henning. They promoted the magazine…
Tagged under: Feature Stories | English

Training Your Clients with Video - Part 2

My Workspace
This is the second article in a four-part series, based in my presentation at the 2012 Joomla! World Conference in San Jose.
Tagged under: Sitebuilders | English

Going to Production with Joomla!

Going to Production with Joomla!
Since Joomla! 2.5 we are all equipped with previously missing key functionality in the core. I am talking about ACL, one-click upgrade, multilingual support, multiple database drivers and much more. By having all these features along with a robust framework…
Tagged under: Feature Stories | English

20 Suggestions for Better Style and Script Designing in Joomla! Extensions (Part 2)

20 Suggestions for Better Style and Script Designing in Joomla! Extensions (Part 2)
Extension developers provide a large number of extensions for Joomla!. But as you may know, some of them are not compatible with many templates. Also, in many cases Joomla extensions do not have standard style and script designs, and because…
Tagged under: Developers | English

Presenting... JUG Rio!

Presenting... JUG Rio!
Back in 2012 a group of crazy folks got together and decided it was high time that a Joomla User Group be founded in Rio de Janeiro. Rio de Janeiro is a city in in Brazil, located in South America. Interest…
Tagged under: Events | English