Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your email address or mobile phone number.
Joomla! offers powerful functionality and ease of configuration, making it an immensely popular open source content managementsystem. However, far more than simply downloading and installing Joomla! is required in order to create a dynamic web site. This book walks you through the critical steps that must be taken in the planning process prior to establishing a Joomla! site. Joomla! expert Jen Kramer reviews essential questions that need to be asked of a client, discusses technical solutions to a variety of challenges, and explains how a site structure should be organized. Once the groundwork has been laid, you'll discover how to host and install Joomla!, and upgrade and maintain your Joomla! site.
Joomla! Start to Finish:
Sheds light on downloading and installing Joomla!, creating a site map, and tracking content and images
Details how to perform backups with JoomlaPack
Examines the modules, components, and plugins that come with Joomla!
Delves into Joomla!'s default template and how to download a template from another site
Introduces the Joomla! Extensions Directory and explains how to use it
Describes creating customized templates from the ground up, including advanced styling tricks with CSS
Expounds site maintenance and the importance of backups
Wrox guides are crafted to make learning programming languages and technologies easier than you think. Written by programmers for programmers, they provide a structured, tutorial format that will guide you through all the techniques involved.
Join our Programmer to Programmer forums to ask and answer programming questions about this book, join discussions on the hottest topics in the industry, and connect with fellow programmers from around the world.
Take advantage of free code samples from this book, as well as code samples from hundreds of other books, all ready to use.
Find articles, ebooks, sample chapters and tables of contents for hundreds of books, and more reference resources on programming topics that matter to you.
Not what I expected. I am a user of Joomla not a builder. I did get some useful tips, but beware to the next buyer.Published 12 months ago by Tcraft Kid
Jen does it again will buy anything she writes on joomula understand she coming out wit another book soon !!!!!.Published 20 months ago by Malin R.
Bought this book to help with the nuts and bolts of building a Joomla website. It helped as a resource to put into action my plan for our website. Read morePublished on November 8, 2013 by Debbie R
I was disappointed that the product specs and the peek into the pages did not reveal that this book is written for Joomla 1.5. The current Joomla is at 1.7 now. Read morePublished on October 1, 2011 by Karen Y. Lee
Wow! Page 72 is the first time you actually do Jooma tasks.
While I appreciate Ms. Kramer's background, it's well overstated in this book. Read more
Not Just A Joomla! Book, Its Also A Hand Guide With Handing With Clients. If You Had To Choose Between Joomla! For Dummies And Joomla! Start To Finish, Choose This One. Read morePublished on June 3, 2011 by Anonymous
I found this book very useful. It guided me through the entire process of installing my first Joomla site and I continue to use it as a reference. Read morePublished on April 28, 2011 by Marjorie Ray
The first three quarters of the book are basically a tutorial on how to set up a Joomla site. While the remaining one-fourth was useful, there were too many things missing that... Read morePublished on December 24, 2010 by Bill
Sorry, this was a poorly written book. It was like the writer tried to read and re-write the Joomla free tutorials. Read morePublished on December 23, 2010 by Chicken Bone