Joomla! Day Poland 2012

Joomla! Day Poland 2012

JoomlaDay Poland was held on Saturday and Sunday, September 22 and 23, 2012 at the Malta's Training and Conference Center in Poznań, Poland's fifth largest city. I would like to share with you a few impressions from this inaugural event.

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Get R3ADY!

Get R3ADY!

The Joomla! 3.0 release came out on schedule last week, and it really puts Joomla on the CMS map in exciting new ways. We are blazing a new trail, being true to the evolution of technology and the ingenuity of the community that drives our project.

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Leadership Highlights - October 2012

Leadership Highlights - October 2012

Joomla – the stuff great CMS's are made of! A lot happened in September – Joomla had a birthday, and also gave birth to Joomla 3.0, weighing in at 7.7 MB...

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Interview: Robert Deutz - The First Joomla! World Conference!

Interview: Robert Deutz - The First Joomla! World Conference!

The First Joomla World Conference will be happening next month. If you haven't gotten your tickets yet, here are a few reasons why you should! 

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Google Panda & Penguin - How to Identify Problems and Recover Rankings

Google Panda & Penguin - How to Identify Problems and Recover Rankings

Google has been tweaking its algorithms (the systems it uses to identify how relevant it's links are to the search terms entered) over the years, with a view to improving the user experience, and promoting results which are more relevant and abide by their recommended guidelines relating to search engine optimisation. Two updates were released in recent history which have hit some sites particularly hard. This article will cover the Google update first seen in February 2011 and later rolled out internationally in August 2011 known as 'Panda' or 'Farmer', and the more recent Penguin update.

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20 Suggestions for Better Style and Script Designing in Joomla! Extensions (Part 1)

20 Suggestions for Better Style and Script Designing in Joomla! Extensions (Part 1)

Extension developers provided large number of extensions for Joomla!. But as you 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 of this many users force to hack the extensions. In this article I am going to explain 20 suggestions for better style and script designing of Joomla! extensions, and maybe these simple techniques and patterns will help you!

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Adding Cool Stuff to Search Results through Semantic HTML and other Tweaks

Adding Cool Stuff to Search Results through Semantic HTML and other Tweaks

You may have noticed recently that extra bits of information have started appearing in search results, perhaps photos of the author, reviews of a product, maps showing the location of a store or links which allow you to jump to a certain location within a page. 

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JoomlaDay Events in October 2012

JoomlaDay Events in October 2012

There are JoomlaDay events in Berlin, Germany, Tel-Aviv, Israel, Sofia, Bulgaria, Sydney Australia in October.

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Using a Joomla Template Framework to Design your Site

Using a Joomla Template Framework to Design your Site

Can't find a Joomla template that fits your needs? Want to take a crack at building your own template, but don't know where to start? There are some great tutorials out there, but if code turns you off then don't run for the hills! A template framework is just what you need.

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Website Case Study: NexGen Music

Website Case Study: NexGen Music

To execute an ambitious design, and to connect with customers who are on the move and using mobile devices, a record label owner turned to Joomla! 2.5. The results sound sweet.

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Part 1 - Review 9 Free Web Hosting Services to Make Your Joomla! Site LIVE

Part 1 - Review 9 Free Web Hosting Services to Make Your Joomla! Site LIVE

To build a good website is hard; to find a good website host isn't any easier. Seriously, a large number of web hosting services exist on the market today. Choosing a suitable hosting provider in general and a web hosting provider in particular should depend on what type of Joomla site you want to have: hobby, blog, or e-commerce site.

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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 Joomla community will meet for a first of its kind event in the Joomla world.

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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 back here to read the haikus submitted by other members of the community. We will have a page for new haikus in every upcoming JCM issue.

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The Update Notification System for Extensions

The Update Notification System for Extensions

Since the introduction of Joomla! 2.5, an updates notification system is now available for both Joomla and third-party extensions. In this article we will see how to use the native Joomla updates notification system for all extensions except templates.

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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.

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Help Wanted: Community Development Manager

The Production Leadership Team is looking for a volunteer for a new leadership position -- the Community Development Manager. This unpaid volunteer position is an opportunity for the right person to make a tremendously valuable contribution to the Joomla project. Some familiarity with Joomla programming is needed, but the position is mostly about coordinating and facilitating the Joomla development effort. Note that we are looking for someone who is able to devote about 20 hours per week to the job.

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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 client's needs.

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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 and extend it the way we want).

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GSoC Conclusion

GSoC Conclusion

The Google Summer of Code 2012 has ended. It has been an excellent experience for me, and hopefully for the mentors and other students as well.

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Zure laguntza behar dugu Joomla! 3 Zabaltzeko

Zure laguntza behar dugu Joomla! 3 Zabaltzeko

Datorren Irailaren bukaeran Joomla! 3 bertsioa argitaratuko da. Bertsio izugarria eta iraultzailea izango da, halere jende askok ez daki zergatik izango den iraultzailea. Zure laguntza behar dugu berria zabaltzeko!

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