The Joomla! Community Magazine™

2011 September

Our Joomla! Conjunction

Our Joomla! Conjunction
In the field of astronomy, when two or more celestial bodies appear close to each other, that event is called a conjunction. Astronomical conjunctions are beautiful and rare occurances in our night sky that don't last for very long. Right…
Tagged under: Editors Introduction

Summit Up: Interview with Allen "Gunner" Gunn

Not lonely at the top
From July 29 - 31, Gunner acted as facilitator for the Joomla! Leadership Joint Summit in San Jose. His unique background of techie, open sourcerer, and non-profit enthusiast made him the perfect person for this role. Here Gunner talks about…
Tagged under: Feature Stories

Joomla! at the University of Haifa

Joomla! at the University of Haifa
This article was written originally by Eden Orion in Hebrew. Eden will be one of the lecturers at Joomla!Day Israel 2011 on October 10th.
Tagged under: Sitebuilders

Celebrate Joomla's 6th Birthday at your September JUG

Joomla User Group New England, celebrating Joomla's 5th birthday
Joomla! turns 6 in September, and what a wild ride it's been! Milestones since Joomla's last birthday include:  
Tagged under: Feature Stories

Joomla!: The Symphony

As a long time performer, I've had the opportunity to play dozens of symphonies. Thus, the inspiration for this article!
In September, 2005, the lights went down, the last stragglers grabbed their seats, and the last few coughs were made. This audience had gathered for a Symphony of sorts, not the traditional masterpieces that have been performed on stages for…
Tagged under: Feature Stories

Site Builders can Build Custom Joomla Components

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If you are a professional site builder, but not a professional developer, then you have likely wished you could quickly build custom Joomla! extensions that would allow you to collect exactly the data needed, presented in the precise manner, as…
Tagged under: Developers

Post your haikus for September

Post your haikus for September
Here is an easy and fun way for you to share your feelings about Joomla! with the rest of the community: Simply write a haiku about Joomla! below in the comments area of this month's page. Be sure to check…
Tagged under: The Joomla! Haikus

The Joomla! Project Wants You - September 2011

The Joomla! Project Wants You - September 2011
Volunteering to help with Joomla! is fun! Check here for listings of current volunteer openings throughout the Joomla! project that have been posted in the "Help wanted in the community” forum.
Tagged under: Help Wanted

Ten ideas on how to get involved in the community (part 1 of 2)

Joomladay Norway 2011 had it 5th birthday!
There are many ways to be involved in the Joomla! community. This article (part 1) presents some ideas about how you can help in the community. Part 2 will be available in next month's issue of JCM.
Tagged under: Feature Stories

Take full control of your Twitter profile with Hootsuite Dashboard

Hootsuite Dashboard screenshot
"TweetDeck, CoTweet, Seesmic… Which Social Media Dashboard should I choose?" If you are a Twitter user and want to manage your account efficiently, this question might not seem strange to you. Even so, this question cannot be answered easily since…
Tagged under: Did you know...?

Joomla! in the Press/Media - September 2011

Joomla! in the Press/Media - September 2011
Welcome to Joomla! in the Press/Media. You will find links and short descriptions of where you can read recent articles about Joomla! in the Press and Media.
Tagged under: Joomla! in the Press/Media

How to insert your logo into a print and PDF page

Many years ago, I wrote an article for a learning website, and I saw that many people printed my article, and the printed article had no logo or copyright. So, I decided to insert my logo on the print and…
Tagged under: Did you know...?