The Joomla! Community Magazine™

2012 September

Back to Life...

Back to Life...
As the summer ends, we head back to school, back to work, and back to reality. With the release of Joomla 3.0 this month, there is no looking back... we have a lot to look forward to in the Joomlasphere!
Tagged under: Editors Introduction

Joomla! World Conference 2012

Joomla! World Conference 2012
Joomla!’s first World conference is just around the corner! Set for November 16th-18th in the heart of Silicon Valley, USA, the Joomla! World Conference brings together Joomla users, builders, and developers from around the world. For one weekend, the international…
Tagged under: Events

You Decide: Educational or Advertisement

You Decide: Educational or Advertisement
Over the past few months the Joomla! Community Magazine (JCM) has been internally debating a situation we have been facing in regards to a question. This question has both motivated people to get involved with the magazine, and has also…
Tagged under: Feature Stories

Implementing Role-Based ACL

Implementing Role-Based ACL
A role represents the permissions and access needed to do a task. Once roles have been set-up, one can intuitively assign, aggregate, transfer, and share these roles among CMS users. Here is a straight-forward approach to implementing roles in Joomla.
Tagged under: Administrators

A Visit to Bootstrap Headquarters

A Visit to Bootstrap Headquarters
On August 1, the Joomla! project flew Andrea Tarr of the Production Leadership Team from Massachussetts to San Francisco to take part in a Bootstrap accessibility coding session. Why? Because Bootstrap is becoming part of Joomla, and Joomla cares about…
Tagged under: Feature Stories

Petri Net API

Petri Net API
The original goal of my project was to integrate a Workflow engine in Joomla, which I did. Then, we figured out it will be better and more interesting to rewrite the foundations of a new one (to master the techniques…
Tagged under: Google Summer of Code

The Tale of a South African Joomla! Enthusiast

The Tale of a South African Joomla! Enthusiast
When it comes to content management system-based web development, living in a country that is perceived by the rest of the world to be a third world country is tricky.
Tagged under: Feature Stories

Selling Joomla!

Selling Joomla!
Providing a great content management solution is one thing. Convincing customers to buy it from you is another. Successfully selling a Joomla-based solution involves both sales fundamentals and a message that speaks to Joomla's strengths while thoroughly satisfying a prospective…
Tagged under: Business Matters

Montando o servidor web para seu site em Joomla!

Montando o servidor web para seu site em Joomla!
Muitas pessoas questionam a segurança do CMS Joomla, por desconhecerem que a maioria dos ataques bem sucedidos, ocorrem a nível de servidor.
Tagged under: Portuguese (Brazil)

Why You Should be Paying Attention to Google+

Why You Should be Paying Attention to Google+
With the abundance of social networks that spring up on an almost daily basis, you would be forgiven for emitting a dramatic sigh to hear that you need to start paying attention to another social network. But this time, really,…
Tagged under: Feature Stories