The Joomla! Community Magazine™

2012 July

Happy 2nd Birthday, JCM!

Happy 2nd Birthday, JCM!
The Joomla! Community Magazine celebrates its 2nd birthday this month! Since July 2010, there have been 503 articles published in 18 languages. According to Google Analytics, we have had 1,118,483 unique visits to the site, with 1,769,164 page views! Not…
Tagged under: Editors Introduction

Liam Edwards, A Young Joomla! Enthusiast

Liam Edwards, A Young Joomla! Enthusiast
I first heard about Liam while at JAB12. Sander Potjer told me about this remarkable 10-year-old in The Netherlands who has been involved with Joomla since 2010, so I contacted him to ask if we could interview him for the…
Tagged under: Feature Stories

Simple Security Guide, Part 1

Simple Security Guide, Part 1
One of the most depressing things in the internet world is when you discover your website has been hacked. The uncertainty and mistrust can terrify administrators and worse - your customers. For that purpose we created this guide. It aims…
Tagged under: Administrators

RFP's, Proposals, and Contracts – Part 3

RFP's, Proposals, and Contracts
In Part 1 of this series we discussed the fundamental differences in the types of information requests we receive. In Part 2 we discussed the proposal process and how to increase your chances of becoming the vendor of choice. In this…
Tagged under: Business Matters

Interview: Umuntu Media

Interview: Umuntu Media
Africa has over a billion people. But with just one registered domain per 10 000 people, it is a continent crying out for local content. We are bridging that gap, using technology to directly connect people who want to know…
Tagged under: Feature Stories

Joomla! Day Chicago 2012 Business Expo and Learning Conference: August 10 - 11, 2012

Joomla! Day Chicago, August 10-11, 2012
Joomla Powers the Web in Chicago and Beyond: August 10 - 11, 2012 2 full days of Joomla Content Management System fun and excitement. This event is the LARGEST  Joomla Day conference in the United States. Connect with Entrepreneurs, Business…
Tagged under: Events

Documentation Joomla!

Documentation Joomla!
Joomla! Nous avons un problème! Tout le monde est d'accord que la documentation Joomla! pourrait être améliorée. Nous n'allons pas nous attardez sur ses lacunes. Nous préférons écrire une nouvelle approche et décrire ses bénéfices tout en parcourant les difficultés actuelles. Cet…
Tagged under: French

Testing Joomla!

Testing Joomla!
The Problem: Testing software has been a huge challenge as long as software has been around. A big part of this is the simple mathematics of if / then statements.
Tagged under: Developers

JSN PowerAdmin - Making Joomla easy and fun to use

Joomla is powerful, but is it easy to use? Some people agree with that, but some people don't since they find it hard to start using Joomla. You know, it is not easy for a newbie to define front-end items…
Tagged under: Sitebuilders

Six Creative Ways For Joomla Developers to Boost Twitter Followers

Six Creative Ways For Joomla Developers to Boost Twitter Followers
It seems the Joomla community has embraced Twitter as a social hub for communication and content distribution, making Twiter the most active social network for Joomla users. With so much activity about Joomla on twitter, how can you effectively grow…
Tagged under: Business Matters