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Happy As a Joomler, On a Beautiful Trip...

Happy As a Joomler, On a Beautiful Trip...

It all started with this email: Congratulations! we are pleased to inform you that you have been selected to participate in the Joomla Event Travel Program (JET) and attend the Joomla World Conference (JWC14) in Cancun from November 7 to 9, 2014! Needless to say, my joy was great because I was going to meet people with whom I am friends and share on forums, chats, hangouts etc... I would also get to see people I met at the last conference in Boston, Massachusetts JWC 2013. In short, I could not hide my joy to have been selected to go to Mexico to meet people just as passionate as I am about Joomla.

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Two Joomla! Code Sprints: Madrid and Montabaur

Two Joomla! Code Sprints: Madrid and Montabaur

Every now and then the Joomla project organizes a Code Sprint. The purpose of a sprint is to improve a specific area of the Joomla ecosystem, this can be the code, documentation or something else. During a sprint a group of people with expertise in this specific area are brought together in one place. Not online but offline, real life meetings. Nothing beats a face-to-face meeting if you want to make things happen.

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How to Organize a Joomla! User Group Meeting

How to Organize a Joomla! User Group Meeting

For the Polish Joomla community, last year was a revolution! From December 2013 to June 2014 our community organized six new Joomla User Group meetings. I want to share our model of creating awesome JUG meetings so that it can help others, and for them to see how to do JUG meetings for free (without any cost). 

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Upcoming Joomla! Events for November and December 2014

Upcoming Joomla! Events for November and December 2014

There are many Joomla events to wrap-up 2014 including one of the year’s largest events, the Joomla! World Conference. Joomla! User Group (JUG) meetings and JoomlaDays are intended for everyone from casual users to core developers. The third annual Joomla! World Conference, also intended for all types of Joomla users, will be held November 7-9 in Cancun, Mexico. Visit the Joomla! Events site to browse all events, submit an event or learn how to organize an event.

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Upcoming Joomla Events October/November 2014

Upcoming Joomla Events October/November 2014

Joomla events are plentiful in October and November and range from worldwide online bug-squashing sessions to one of the largest events of the year, the Joomla World Conference. Joomla! User Group (JUG) meetings and JoomlaDays are intended for everyone from casual users to core developers. The third annual Joomla World Conference, also intended for all types of Joomla users, will be held in November. Visit the Joomla! Events site to browse all events, submit an event or learn how to organize an event.

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Great Results at JoomlaDay México City 2014

Great Results at JoomlaDay México City 2014

For the third time a JoomlaDay took place in Mexico, this year on July 17-18, a 2-day event organized by the Official Mexico City JUG. I can summarize the #JdayMX14 by saying that it was: participatory, international, and with many new faces.

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Fantastic Joomlaholics' Meeting in Jawor, Poland

Fantastic Joomlaholics' Meeting in Jawor, Poland

Meetings between Joomla! enthusiasts surprise me each time! These EXCELLENT people who want to study in order to know everything about Joomla. Relationships become something more than only a common training, work, or doing business. Warmly, I thank you for the time spent together and these happy moments together. Our first Lower Silesia meeting of Joomla enthusiasts was held on the first day of holidays, June 6, 2014. I will repeat it once again: IT WAS EXCELLENT!

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Upcoming Joomla! Events - September & October 2014

Upcoming Joomla! Events - September & October 2014

With a variety of Joomla events spread across five continents during September and October, there is definitely something for everyone everywhere. Joomla User Group (JUG) meetings and JoomlaDays™ are intended for everyone from casual users to core developers. Visit the Joomla Events site to browse all events, submit an event or learn how to organize an event for your group or community.

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Roundup from JUG Corner - August 2014

Roundup from JUG Corner - August 2014

With 175 user groups around the world, there is always something exciting and interesting happening in the Joomla! Community! This is a monthly round-up highlighting new Joomla! User Groups, events, and reviews of JUG meetings. If you have anything you would like me to feature from your Joomla User Group please send me an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You must be writing from a registered Joomla! User Group (i.e. listed at https://community.joomla.org/user-groups.html).

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Software Freedom Day 2014

Software Freedom Day 2014

Software Freedom Day will be celebrated on Saturday, the 20th of September 2014.

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