What is Joomla ?
It’s a tool to make website
It’s a CMS (Content Management System)
It’s a web application runs on web server
It’s a php framework
It’s a good friend !
What is Joomla ? (Cont.)
It’s open source
It’s a community
Who can use Joomla ? (Cont.)
My Mom !
What is CMS ?
A content management system is software
that keeps track of every piece of content on
your Web site. Content can be simple text,
photos, music, video, documents, or just
about anything you can think of.
Joomla can manage all of your content in web
What are some real world examples of
what Joomla! can do?
Corporate Web sites or portals
Online magazines, newspapers, and publications
E-commerce and online reservations
Blog or small business website
Web sites Non-profit and organizational site
Who Uses Joomla!
MTV Networks Quizilla (Social networking) - http://www.quizilla.com
IHOP (Restaurant chain) - http://www.ihop.com
Harvard University (Educational) - http://gsas.harvard.edu
Citibank (Financial institution intranet) - Not publicly accessible
The Green Maven (Eco-resources) - http://www.greenmaven.com
Outdoor Photographer (Magazine) -
PlayShakespeare.com (Cultural) - http://www.playshakespeare.com
Senso Interiors (Furniture design) - http://www.sensointeriors.co.za
How to Start with Joomla
Go to joomla.org
Install in local or live
Play with it.
How to Start with Joomla (cont.)
Mission, Vision and Values
Extend if need http://extensions.joomla.org/
Joomla is a fork of Mambo
Joomla 1.0 was released on September 22, 2005
Joomla 2.5 was released on January 24, 2012
Joomla 3.0 was released on September 27, 2012