Build template-based web sites without the hassle of writing code! Joomla! is a free, open source PHP & MySQL-based content management system that allows you to create interactive, community-based Web sites without having to write or program code in PHP or ASP.NET. No matter your skill level, this easy-to-understand resource demonstrates how to drop preconfigured modules that already contain PHP and MySQL code directly into your Joomla! site. Thanks to the Dummies fun and friendly approach, you’ll quickly see how easy to create a rich, interactive Web site with Joomla! Demonstrates how to create a business site—complete with shopping cart—quickly and easily.. Includes coverage of the newest version of Joomla!…. Find out why Joomla! is the easiest way to build an interactive, community-based Web site!
Build a complete, functional, and useful Joomla! Web site with this book-and-DVD tutorial. As one of the most downloaded open source content management systems on the market today, Joomla! allows you to build functional, interactive Web sites without having to know PHP or MySQL. With this unique book-and-DVD package, you’ll get up to speed with Joomla! and learn to build a complete Web site—all at your own pace. Along with detailed guidance and an abundance of screen shots, this unique book-and-DVD combo clearly demonstrates every step of the process for using Joomla! when creating a Web site.
“Jumla” is the Swahili word for “all together” and was the inspiration for the name Joomla!. The Joomla! project is one of the biggest content management systems worldwide, backed by a global community. Joomla! 2.5 is the sucessor of Joomla! 1.5. It is a long term release and represents the state of the art for the Joomla! project from January 2012 to July 2013. It lets you create unique websites in your own language. Even if you are not a specialist 🙂
This is a self-training FULL practical book with detailed illustrations and rich explanations. “Learn Web Designing – Joomla made easy” is a book that covers designing a Joomla CMS website from the scratch of designing and to a stage where you have the website well optimized and securely running on the global internet. You do not need to have any php code know-how or have any programming skills to get started with the training. It is basic and anyone can learn it. This book is divided into nine chapters as any effective website design requires several stages of development and thoughtful planning. The book covered in details the CMS and how efficient and popular Joomla web tool is in the world today. It explained the Joomla platform, wamp server installation, Joomla package installation procedure and settings. Most of the functionality that made Joomla flexible and scalable came from the efficient use of the extensions. All the types of extensions we have in Joomla and how to install them were treated. The core four Joomla files that are very important in designing were treated. The web designing was then discussed and lots of areas were covered. How to host your website after design, finding the right hosting company, host server strategies, registering of domain name and the use of FTP (File Transfer Protocol) were explained. Publication of your website, creation of MySQL, webmail and configuring of Search Engine Friendly URL for the website were discussed as well as Joomla security and optimization.
Why use Joomla? Because with Joomla you don’t need to have any technical expertise or web design experience to create effective websites and web apps. Whether you’re creating your first website or building a multi-function site for a client, this book provides straightforward, hands-on instruction that makes it easy to learn this open source web content management system. Written by members of the Joomla Leadership Team, Using Joomla helps newcomers quickly learn the basics, while developers with Joomla experience will pick up best practices for building more sophisticated websites. You’ll also find more than a dozen ways to extend the functionality of existing Joomla-built websites. Start building with Joomla in minutes!