Joomla! 1.5 Development Cookbook: LITE

Working the database, styling, and customizing the backend

Joomla! 1.5 Development Cookbook: LITE

James Kennard

Working the database, styling, and customizing the backend
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ISBN 139781849516167
Paperback104 pages

About This Book

  • Hands-on solutions giving practical solutions to a carefully chosen set of Joomla! development problems
  • Recipes for working with the database
  • Recipes for managing interaction and styling
  • Recipes for changing the look and behaviour of the backend

Who This Book Is For

This book is for PHP developers who have spent time attempting to extend or customize Joomla with PHP code. This book has been designed with specific Joomla! development problems in mind, and it is expected that you are comfortable using PHP code to extend and customize Joomla!

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What You Will Learn

  • Work with the Joomla! database
  • Restyle pages using CSS and JavaScript
  • Add AJAX to improve the user experience
  • Customize the backend of your site

In Detail

Joomla! is the world's hottest open-source content management system. Out of the box, Joomla! does a great job of managing the content needed to make your website sing. Many Joomla! developers face common implementation hurdles, some might want to rapidly extend the Joomla! core functionality or might want to create new and exciting extensions.

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This books gives you solutions for problems that Joomla! developers face when working with the Joomla! database, styling pages or trying to customize the backend of the site to suit their own needs. If you’re trying to do these things, you’ll want this book.

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Book Details

ISBN 139781849516167
Paperback104 pages
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