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Joomla! 1.5 Site Blueprints: LITE

Timi Ogunjobi

Build a company web site, an events site, and an ecommerce site
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Book Details

ISBN 139781849516266
Paperback88 pages

About This Book

  • Instant Joomla! – Build three exciting and simple web projects
  • Build a company web site, an events site, and an ecommerce site
  • Expand and tailor the sample projects to you or your client's need
  • Create quick prototypes of commonly used applications within hours
  • Develop your own custom application by merging features from the example projects

Who This Book Is For

This book is for anybody who wants to build Joomla! sites, and see how to apply the many available Joomla! plugins and features in different scenarios. If you develop Joomla! sites professionally, or would like to try building web sites as a freelancer, this is a great book to help you get started.

Table of Contents

What You Will Learn

  • Build a personalized web site for your company
  • Use the JEvents component to create an events site
  • Discover the power of VirtueMart to create an E-Commerce web site

In Detail

Joomla! is a powerful CMS used to build all kinds of websites. But when you're urgently tasked with building a specific kind of site, it's not always obvious which extensions to use or where to begin. Imagine how easy it would be if you had some simple directions to create Joomla! websites for personal or business use within a day. Would you be interested?

Joomla! 1.5 Site Blueprints LITE is a project-based guide to developing web applications with Joomla!. It will take you through all the steps to build 3 Joomla! websites and guide you to get your new site up and running in a couple of hours without employing a developer.
You’ll see how to build a website for your company, an events site, and an ecommerce site.

You will take full advantage of the powerful core features offered by the Joomla! framework together with the many available contributed modules and themes to develop applications within hours.

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