Volunteers making Joomla great!

Written by | 01 February 2016 | Published in 2016 February
2016 is only a month old, and there’s already a buzz of activity in Joomla-land.
Volunteers making Joomla great! Helvecio da Silva - @helvecio

On the production side, everything is still on track for the release of Joomla 3.5 towards the middle of February. This is the sixth standard-term-support release in the Joomla 3 series. You are encouraged to help test this release.

People are getting ready for JoomlaDay UK in London, JoomlaDay Florida, JoomlaDay Netherlands in Zeist, Utrecht, and Jandbeyond.

In this issue, Ruchika Nagarkar shares how positive the experience of attending her first Joomla conference was. Why don’t you join one of these events, and experience it yourself?

Over at the Volunteers’ Portal, Joomla volunteer teams are sharing reports about their activities.
You can you can find about the rebuilding and re-organizing the JUX team, and check on the progress with the Joomla.org redesign.

There are also reports from the JED, Marketing, Web Services, Events, JUG, PLT, and Certification Teams, that have been shared within the last month.

Get involved

If all of this is inspiring you to also get involved, then Cliff Pfeifer gives tips and practical advice on how to get started.

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Jacques Rentzke

Jacques Rentzke

I specialize in building and supporting web sites on the Joomla! CMS. I'm the owner of New Web Consulting, and the Co-Lead Editor on the Joomla! Community Magazine. I previously served on the board of Open Source Matters. I also am co-organizer of the Joomla! User Group - Cape Town (JUGCT) and JoomlaDay South Africa.