Category Archives: Joomla

The Quick Start Package

This refers to a Joomla package that contains templates, plugins and CMA in a single unit. It is used in the deployment of demo websites. A great example of a Joomla template is a website for real estate in Fort … Continue reading

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Extensions

A large number of extensions for Joomla exist, and these are there mainly to modify the functionality of the program. The five types of extensions that are there include plugins, templates, languages, components and modules.

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Deployment

As is the case with many other web apps, Joomla is deployed on a LAMP stack. A large number of web hosting companies have suits that accommodate automatic installation of Joomla.

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Versions

The first version of Joomla was created in September 2005, and the latest one was deployed in April 30 2014. There have been 7 intervening major versions between these two. Joomla! 2.5.28 10 Dec 2014 Joomla! 2.5.27 01 Oct 2014 … Continue reading

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History of the platform

The Joomla platform is the result of off shooting from Mambo. The latter was the trade mark of a company that was set up to support the Joomla team by providing them with protection against lawsuits, as well as funding … Continue reading

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About Joomla

Joomla refers to an open source content management system. Its main function is to publish web content. It is designed in PHP, and is one of the many software platforms out there that depend on Object Oriented Programming to run. … Continue reading

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