Solving the Content Management System Standoff: Drupal, Joomla or WordPress?

ProBlogger

Joomla: Your online storefront starts here. Of the three, Joomlas the latest arrival to the CMS scene and occupies the middle ground between Drupal and WordPress, offering the best characteristics of each. Solving the Content Management System Standoff: Drupal, Joomla or WordPress?

Must-have Joomla Blog Extensions

ProBlogger

At first glance, Joomla isn’t the best platform for blogging. But that doesn’t negate all the strengths Joomla brings to the table as a content management system. Why even give Joomla a chance? Both are compatible with Joomla 2.5 It’s free and compatible with Joomla 2.5.

Trending Sources

Open Source Web Management and Design Tools

Idaconcpts

Joomla – PHP/SQL, runs on Linux and Windows servers. Everything a web designer needs for free: Designing and managing a website need not be an expensive affair.

Tech Tip: 3 Simple Things You Can Do To Improve The Backend Of Your Site

SocMed Sean

For those using a content management system like WordPress, Drupal or Joomla the work has been done for you through the development of the CMS admin console. Blogs Social Media Tech best practices blog content management drupal joomla security usability wordpress

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Joomla! Surpasses 15 Million Downloads

Bill Hartzer

OSM), the not-for-profit organization that supports the Joomla! Project , today announced that Joomla!, “February has been an exciting month for OSM and the Joomla! reached 15 million downloads,&# said Elin Waring, President of Open Source Maters, part of the Joomla! “Back in June 2009, Joomla! Joomla! Joomla! Other notable JoomlaCode downloads surrounding the Joomla! million downloads), Joomla! Days and other Joomla!

Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth

ZevenSeas and Sharepoint: What Dan showed us, in prototype was a module – or whatever Sharepoint calls plugins (Wordpress) and components (Joomla!) – which allowed Leaders to set badge names and criteria for meeting that badge. Joomla!

5 Things You Can’t Blog Successfully Without

Writtent Blog

Open source content management systems like WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal are good options. Blog successfully and you cam smile all the way to the bank. Your website traffic will grow, your company will flourish, and your reputation could swell to the point where business finds you.

Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources

Aggregage

Joomla. Great picture and post on the Information Overload Paradox : The post talks about the issue of overload: I can certainly consume more content than I could two decades ago, but no matter how much content is available, I can’t consume much more.

45 Marketing Tools to Consider for 2017

Razor Social

integrates with WordPress, Joomla, Magento, etc. What are the hottest marketing tools you should be using in 2017? As we test out a lot of tools, we are going to share the tools we use on a regular basis.

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How Many Ways Can You Design A Website?

Small Business Mavericks

There are open source systems like Joomla, WordPress, and Drupal. There’s not just one way to design a website. Every website is different. In fact, today there are so many different platforms to use for building websites that no two web developers will agree on the best one. Many website designers and developers still prefer to use HTML. Though, most of them are still using HTML 4 in the midst of a massive revolution toward HTML 5.

3 Ways Your Experience Can Help You Sell Your Services

Convince & Convert

He has experience with WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal, the three most popular CMSs of the web, which makes him a subject expert on the topic. One of my favorite sayings, often repeated by my granny, was that she didn’t get gray hair lazing around in the sun.

The Lowdown on Making Your Site Mobile-Friendly

Idaconcpts

Some of the plug-ins and tools that are available include WPtouch, WordPress Mobile Edition, Wptap, and for Drupal there is the Mobile Plugin for Drupal as well as OSMOBI, which also works with Joomla.

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Drupal , Joomla , and LAMP - Linux, Apache, MySQL and Perl/PHP/Python are also mentioned as examples of donation social economies. Episode 2 of monetizing online communities looks at donations – an overlooked revenue stream and the social media tools that enable donations online.

How to Increase Your Retweets, Twitter Followers & Klout

Kikolani

You can install this button either by using the manual coding option or by installing the plugin available for WordPress, Blogger, TypePad, Joomla, and other platforms. If you own a blog, I want you to do the following three things for me right now, prior to reading this post.

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Best Responsive Web Design To Boost Your Online Business

Kikolani

The popular mobile-friendly plugins for Joomla are JoomlaShine and Responsivizer, and Drupal has MobileTheme and ThemeKey.

Open Community Case Study – GoPlow

SocialFish

Having this clarity at the outset was helpful because it drove their decision to work with a platform that not only delivered the functionality they needed initially but is also highly flexible for developing needs – open source Joomla.

The Complete Solo Build It! Review - An Insider’s Perspective

The Social Media Hat

I've built sites using Geocities, FrontPage, Dreamweaver, PHP-Nuke, GoDaddy, Joomla, Drupal, Wix and WordPress. The Complete Solo Build It! Review - An Insider’s Perspective.

Scribe SEO for Wordpress

Janet Fouts

You can also use Scribe with other types of sites and here are videos for Scribe for Joomla , and Scribe for Drupal too. I thought I knew quite a bit about search engine optimization until I found this nifty new tool called Scribe. Even though I optimize sites for search engines as part of my daily duties, it can be tedious and there is always more to learn. Unless you do this for a living it’s probably not the central part of your day now is it?

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Why Livefyre Is The Best Blog Comment System Evah

Waxing UnLyrical

Livefyre also has plans to shortly (most likely by the end of March) introduce integration with Drupal, Typepad and Blogger (it already supports WordPress, Joomla and open web install). This is part of the Blogging for Grasshoppers series.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

If you have blog content on other platforms including WordPress.com, Blogger, Drupal, Joomla, or other blogging platforms, then you might want to consider importing it into your new WordPress site. One question I get asked often is how to start a blog.

7 Steps to Creating Million-Dollar Web Apps (And a Big Announcement)

Viper Chill

To cut a long story short, what I learned here is that people rarely want to have to learn a new system, and they would rather use what they’re used to like Joomla, WordPress or even building static HTML sites if they can.

Publishing Content Beyond Your Blog

Small Business Mavericks

You can also install different content managers into the one site, for example Drupal, WordPress and Joomla can live happily side-by-side. Most online businesses publish content in two places – their website and their blog – it’s a standard online marketing strategy. You will often see references to publishing content in article directories, Facebook, HubSpot, Squidoo and perhaps even on other blogs as a guest author.

An Extensive Guide To Web Form Usability

uxdesign.smashingmagazine.com

Magazine. Network. Job Board. Smashing Directory. Coding. UXDesign. Wordpress. Designinformer. Facebook. Twitter. Newsletter. All categories. Coding. Design. Graphics. Inspiration. Freebies. HTML5. JavaScript. Photoshop. Typography. Usability. Wallpapers. WordPress. Smashing Magazine.

HOW TO: Activate Your Brand's Super Influencers

mashable.com

Joomla Leaders: Enterprise Is Better. Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip!

Marketing Marvels – Build Remarkable Content Marketing Hubs with Uberflip

Convince & Convert

Like you could actually publish, as opposed to WordPress or whatever you’re using, Joomla or Drupal, you could actually make Uberflip your whole CMS in theory. What we see a lot of people use is they’ll use WordPress or Joomla or Drupal for the static pages on their website.

Case Study: Have Your Best Product Launch Ever (Without a Single Affiliate)

Viper Chill

My WordPress plugins aren’t plugins that work well for Joomla or on static websites.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

If you have blog content on other platforms, including WordPress.com, Blogger, Drupal, Joomla, or others, then you might want to consider importing it into your new WordPress site. One question we hear quite a bit is how to start a blog.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

Pamorama

J Joomla : Joomla is an open source content management system ( CMS ) which enables users to build Web sites and online applications. Many aspects, including its ease of use and extensibility, have made Joomla popular.

Web Design Or Development: What’s the Difference?

Small Business Mavericks

At the very least, you should be familiar with WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal. Small business owners often confuse website design with website development. While they are similar, they are completely different tasks. Here’s a little discussion on how they are different. What Web Designers Do. Web designers are the beauticians of the Web. Their job is to make websites look beautiful. This requires a certain set of skills in both graphics and coding.

CafePress Has Gone Social

Small Business Mavericks

You can set up an Etsy store, sell on eBay, sell through Amazon, set up a store on your Facebook page, or set up your own e-commerce store on your website using WordPress, Joomla, or one of the other popular CMS systems. If you’re familiar with CafePress, then you know they’ve been around for a long time. Since 1999, in fact.

7 FBML examples to rock your Facebook fan page.

blog.webdistortion.com

Customize Your Facebook Fan Page: Tips, Tricks, Applications – Design Today Gunner Technology HollyPlays.com: When she isn't working Customize Your Facebook Fan Page: Tips, Tricks, Applications | My Free Design Area - A Webpage for Joomla Free & Commercial Templates, Wordpress Free & Commerciak Themes, and Drupla Free and Commercial templates, Flash Templates and animation, Htm How do they do that?

Solid Evidences Learning PHP IDE Is Good For Your Career Advancement with Codelobster

Social Media Marketing

CodeLobster PHP Edition supports a number of CMS Environments, which happens to be Wordpress, Joomla, Magento; these are some of the environments, which are the most famous among users.

Is Social Media Becoming Boring?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I’ve never been egotistical enough to call myself an “expert&# at social media or seo or Joomla despite others raving that I am.

Stop Writing for Free and Launch Your Own Profitable Blog

ProBlogger

However, if you decide to use a content management system (CMS) that requires you to pay for third party hosting – WordPress, Drupal, and Joomla are good examples – you’ll want to make sure you monitor your costs closely.

Thank You for the Memories in 2010

Ari Herzog

Joomla Website De… (1). To everyone who visited, subscribed, read, shared, commented, and otherwise enjoyed the content of AriWriter over the past 12 months, I thank you. Thank you for visiting my articles. Thank you for subscribing. Thank you for reading. Thank you for stumbling, digging, facebooking, printing, emailing, reacting, and otherwise sharing me and my feature authors with your friends and colleagues. Thank you for commenting.

The State of the Blog Sales Market: Interview with Andrew Knibbe of Flippa

ProBlogger

It tends to trend in terms of if you’ve got a really old, archaic platform, someone might move it onto WordPress because that’s what they’re working in, or move it onto Drupal or Joomla because that’s what they’re familiar with.

Facebook CEO Bares All, Embraces New Privacy Settings

Pamorama

Joomla Community Builder Author Access Level Automatically For Newly Registered Members =-. Joomla Community Builder Author Access Level Automatically For Newly Registered Members =-.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & a Viral Video

Kikolani

Top 15 SEO extensions for Joomla CMS. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, an effective viral video, and what’s coming up on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbledupon this week.

42+ Social Media Marketing Tools

blog.junta42.com

Joomla - Another option for blogging/CMS platform.    Joomla users praise it. Had a great time yesterday at the MagsU workshop on "Opening the Emedia Toolbox" In the session, we reviewed numerous online tools on how to develop social media strategies for personal branding, new revenue streams, search engine optimization, new content initiatives and more for content providers/publishers.    Here's a taste. 

WordPress Plugins that Make Your Blog Comments Social

ProBlogger

This post will focus on these plugins—specifically I will be focusing on WordPress plugins (sorry Joomla, Drupal and Tumblr people! This guest post was written by Neil Matthews of WPDude. Have you noticed a decrease in the number of blog comments you get and an increase in Facebook likes and Twitter tweets about your posts? Are you worried that you are loosing social proof about the validity of your posts to the social media conversation, rather than as direct comment on your site?