Joomla Content Management System

An In Depth Look at Building and Maintaining Websites with Joomla CMS
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  • Lectures 46
  • Contents Video: 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 6/2013 English

Course Description

This course is designed to be an indepth look at Joomla Content Management System. The information in this course will take a user from installation to building a websites.  The course will cover installing and setting up the Joomla environment, creating categories and articles, adding links and modules, using templates, adding a better editor and a calendar, handling SEO and maintaining and backup your Joomla environment - everything you need to build your website.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic computer skills, understanding of web design and HTML helpful, but not required.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand what Joomla CMS is
  • Create a web environment
  • Create the MySQL database
  • Understand php.ini
  • Work with server side scripting language
  • Install Joomla
  • Create content, categories and links
  • Add Modules
  • Work with Joomla templates
  • Add a calendar
  • Understanding extensions
  • Use JCE editor
  • Work with tables
  • SEO considerations
  • Maintain and backup

What is the target audience?

  • Individuals responsible for building and maintaining a web site

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: What is Joomla
01:11
The lecture is an overview of what the Joomla Content Management System is all about.  The downloadable materials contain the files you need to set up a Joomla environment and work along with the instructor.
Distributed Editing
Preview
00:50
Extensions
Preview
00:41
Easy to Maintain Website
Preview
00:29
Low Cost
Preview
01:13
Section 2: Creating a Web Environment
Review LAMP Architecture
Preview
02:35
Install WAMP
Preview
00:49
Review WAMP Features
Preview
02:53
Section 3: MySQL Database
What is MySQL?
01:34
Creating a Database
02:22
Importing/Exporting Database
01:06
Review of Installation Options
01:52
Section 4: PHP Hypertext Preprocessor
Server Side Scripting Language
04:39
Understanding php.ini
00:36
Key Features and Tweaks
04:22
Section 5: Install Joomla - Step by Step
Unzip Files
02:12
Browse to Localhost
00:19
Review of Installation Options
01:52
Frontend Features
03:02
Backend - Control Panel
09:33
Section 6: Creating Content
Create Categories
05:02
Create Articles and Apply Options
07:15
Link to Content
07:13
Section 7: Linking to Content
Menu Manager and Setting Up a Link
06:39
Link to External Site
02:42
Additional Link Options
05:50
Section 8: Modules
Add a Module
07:29
Add Module Only on Select Pages
05:42
Section 9: Joomla Templates
What are Templates?
02:03
Template Positions
09:01
Commercial vs Make Your Own
02:24
Installing Templates
00:35
Quick Start Packages
00:45
Section 10: Extending Joomla
Components, Modules, Plugins, Templates
00:34
Useful Free Extensions
05:05
Add a Better Editior
05:11
Add a Calendar
07:01
Section 11: Article Editing with JCE Editor
Pasting Content from Other Applications
05:52
Working with Tables
01:34
Linking and Formatting
02:46
Section 12: Search Engine Optimization Considerations
Metadata Options
02:41
Global Configuration SEO Settings
03:36
Google Analytics Introduction
01:32
Section 13: Joomla Maintenance and Backup
Overview
05:07
Backing Up
02:34
Test Site
05:41

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