Agenda What is joomla? What is cms? Architecture of joomla How joomla works? Where joomla is used? Important features System requirements Installation process Packet structure of joomla citation
Brief Intro What is Joomla? World’ s most popular open source CMS (Content Management system). With 2.7 percent of the Web running on Joomla Used by individuals, small & medium-sized businesses, and large organizations.
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.. A major advantage of using a CMS is that it requires almost no technical skill or knowledge to manage. Since the CMS manages all your content, you dont have to.
Where Joomla is used? Corporate Web sites or portals Corporate intranets and extranets Online magazines, newspapers, and publications E-commerce and online reservations Government applications Small business Web sites Non-profit and organizational Web sites Community-based portals
Important features Some of the notable features provided by Joomla are – Built in user management features – Multiple language and multiple currency support – Search option to make navigation easier for visitors – Media manager for managing media files and folders – WYSIWYG editor
Why Joomla? User Management Content Management Web Services Layouts Banner Management
Joomla! System Requirements PHP 4.2.x or above MySQL 3.23.x or above Apache 1.3.x or above
Installation of Joomla Download the XAMPP installer for your version of Windows from the XAMPP website: http://www.apachefriends.org/en/xampp.html Now we need to download the latest copy of Joomla! 1.5 from the net. Go to: http://www.joomla.org