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? I know what you’re thinking: why on earth would you even consider blogging with Joomla? Knowing the revenue and marketing potential of blogging, I think we can at least agree that Joomla users deserve the chance to make a go of it using their platform of choice.

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!

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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. Lets take a look at Joomlas top benefits: Simplified installation: Even if youre not pressed for time, youll be able to get this up and running quickly and easily. Although Joomla isnt for beginners, its setup is user-friendly and straightforward.

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 wordpressToday’s guest blog post comes from Erik Gaandt, who has written this article for WhoIsHostingThis.com – see here for their iPage review results.

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Open Source Web Management and Design Tools

Idaconcpts

Joomla – PHP/SQL, runs on Linux and Windows servers. Tags: free web design tools amaya bluefish cassandra content management system cyberduck drupal ez publish filezilla fireftp free software gimp graphics html inkscape joomla kompozer magento moveable type mysql notepad++ open source os commerce perl php postgresol prestashop python ruby spree sqlite web design winscp wordpress

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. Technorati Tags: age of stupid , chip in , chipin , donations , drupal , fundable , joomla , LAMP , monetize , Money , Online Communities , open source , paypal donate , pledgie , pligg , revenue , Social Media Business , social networks , sourceforge , whedonesque , wordpress.

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.

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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.

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?

What Blog Platform Do You Use Most? [POLL]

ProBlogger

Joomla. It’s been a couple of years since we ran a poll here on ProBlogger about the blogging platform that readers are using, so I’m keen to see the results on this one. What Blog Platform Do You Use Most? MovableType. WordPress.org (Self Hosted). WordPress.com (Free Version). TypePad. Blogger/Blogspot. Livejournal. Drupal. Expression Engine. Other. View Results. Please answer for the platform you use most if you have multiple blogs (one selection per person).

Top 10 reasons to use WordPress [Beginner’s Guide]

BeingOptimist

There are many open source platforms such as WordPress , Joomla, Drupal , and Magento and it is very confusing for the beginners to decide which CMS to use for their blog or website. Facebook 0. Twitter 0. LinkedIn 0. Pinterest 1. 1 Shares. As a beginner, it is tough to decide which platform to use for the development of a website or blog.

The 2014 Digital Marketing Ecosystem

Cody Ward

This means they need a content management system such as WordPress, SharePoint, Joomla, or Drupal. For maybe the first time in history, there is a surplus of technology and strategy to help advance both sales and marketing of a business, while at the same time a lack of resources and understanding to utilize it to its fullest capacity.

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.

Top 6 Online Image Compressor To 20KB [Updated]

BeingOptimist

It has Plugins and extensions available for WordPress, Joomla, Magneto, and Shopify. Note: If your website is made up of WordPress, Joomla, or Magneto then to use this online image compressor tool, you would have to activate the Plugins or extension. Do you have a blog or website?

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. Bloggers like Michael Arrington rake in up to $800,000 per month ! But it’s not quite that simple. In order to achieve success, there are things every blogger must have – things you can’t blog without.

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. IDE’s have been quite famous from past, it’s no longer coding and then running via CMD and such case, but now we have all in one software, which is known as IDE.

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. If you publish a blog, there are three things I want to tell you today. I’ll give you the short version, and then the long version. Short version.

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Scribe SEO Deal Closes November 5

ProBlogger

While it can’t create valuable, reader-focused content on your behalf, Scribe (a great Plugin for WordPress, Joomla and Drupal) can help you with the other three tasks in this list. Scribe SEO ’s special Step Up deal is about to close. If you haven’t taken advantage of it yet, time is running out. According to Scribe, “SEO is not rocket science … You know you have to create valuable, reader-focused content, and also: You’ve got to do keyword research.

10 Tips To Grow Your Online Business With MilesWeb Reseller Hosting

BeingOptimist

Apart from the above-mentioned features they also provide a one-click installer tool from which you can install various applications such as CubeCart, Drupal, phpBB, Oxwall, Joomla, WordPress, etc. In comparison with other types of hosting, reseller hosting is fairly easy to start. The primary aim of reseller hosting is to focus on ideas instead of spending time on building the server infrastructure and maintaining it.

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. It was mostly directed at my dad whenever he tried to trick her into believing something. I’ve been at the receiving end a couple of times, too.

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! Rewarding badges and points systems on your intranet – social scorecards – could be the turning point for turning your enterprise 2.0 systems from a thing of work to a thing of play.

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. It has been easy until recently to ignore the concept of mobile browsing as it did not impact a significant portion of the traffic on the internet. That notion has changed, however, with 2011 seeing a total of 20% of all web traffic coming through mobile phones.

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10 Tips To Grow Your Online Business With MilesWeb Reseller Hosting

BeingOptimist

Apart from the above-mentioned features they also provide a one-click installer tool from which you can install various applications such as CubeCart, Drupal, phpBB, Oxwall, Joomla, WordPress, etc. In comparison with other types of hosting, reseller hosting is fairly easy to start. The primary aim of reseller hosting is to focus on ideas instead of spending time on building the server infrastructure and maintaining it.

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. Best responsive web design (BRWD) involves a collection of sophisticated techniques, which allows your website to adapt to any screen size by rendering the content in an easily readable and navigable form. Today, if your website is not responsive, your SEO efforts are being affected adversely.

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.

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. Go to one of your blog posts. Find the button on your blog post page that allows users to retweet your posts. Click on that button.

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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. Back in January of 2014, a solopreneur who was building up resources for primary and secondary educators reached out to me on Google+ for some assistance. She wanted some basic guidance on how to use social networks, and which she should be using. So we spent an hour or so on the phone going over everything.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Midwinter in Sweden

Kikolani

44 beautiful Joomla website designs. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, Midwinter in Sweden, and what’s coming up on Kikolani. Thanks for Your Input! Last week, I asked readers to let me know how many articles they would like to see in each category of the resources mashup. The votes are in, and they are as follows: I have to admit, it was tough limiting some categories to only five posts.

Ask.com Unveils Database of 300 Million Questions and Answers

Bill Hartzer

Joomla! Got a question? Well, according to Ask.com , they have the answer. Well, apparently they now have the answers to 300 million questions. Ask.com has unveiled a database of 300 million “Q&A pairs&#. Ask.com used their “proprietary core search technology&# launched in the fall of 2008 and came up with 300 million Question and Answer pairs by crawling and indexing questions and answers from numerous and diversified sources across the internet.

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. If you’d like to compare creating a WordPress website versus one using Drupal, Joomla, or raw HTML, then be sure to check out this How to Make a Website guide. One question we hear quite a bit is how to start a blog. Yes, even in this day and age, that question is still asked.

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. Blogging / Writing. Online content theft – find out if your content is being stolen. Headline writing techniques that work. Blog trolls. How to match 10 key success metrics to your blogging strategy.

Scribe 3.0 Launched Today

ProBlogger

This plugin (for WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal) is designed to help your posts rank well in search engines—without compromising the quality of your posts. One of the popular premium plugins that I know many ProBlogger readers use is Scribe. Developed by the team at CopyBlogger, Scribe has gone through a number of updates that have added new features and functionality. Today it has been updated to version 3.0,

AMA Handbook of Public Relations Published

Bill Hartzer

Joomla! Before the invasion of YouTube , Facebook , and bloggers, the Internet was embraced by visionary PR professionals working feverishly to develop online content to advance a client’s agenda. But since the birth of social media, citizen journalism and an ever-evolving world of online communications, we are facing new challenges more complicated than ever before.

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. This may not be the definitive list of all the best marketing tools out there, but it is the contents of our well-equipped toolbox, and it’s definitely worth your consideration. Marketing Automation.

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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. While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain.

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?

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, ASW11 & Productivity Systems

Kikolani

16 great websites and feeds for WordPress enthusiasts – Do freelancers do best on WordPress, Drupal, or Joomla ? This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, who’s going to Affiliate Summit West, and productivity systems on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Writing.

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. So if you’re already blogging, you’re using WordPress or Drupal or Joomla, you give us the RSS feed and we can pull in those articles.

How to Improve Your Social Media Marketing Plan With 13 Growth Hacks

Convince & Convert

Joomla. Startups are notorious for maximizing everything they have to grow their businesses. That means the founders are also the marketers, the SaaS developers are also building the startup’s website and blog, and an office manager basically becomes the vice president of miscellaneous things. So when startups prioritize projects, they want to make the most of everything they do to get the maximum benefit from their minimal resources. And that tends to look pretty scrappy at times.

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. Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > Is Social Media Becoming Boring? Is Social Media Becoming Boring? by Tamar Weinberg on April 14, 2010 Share For most, social media is new and fun. For others, though, social media is old and is falling out of favor.

How I Lived Off ProBlogger for 2 Years and Made $50,000+ in 3 Months

ProBlogger

Joomla. The post How I Lived Off ProBlogger for 2 Years and Made $50,000+ in 3 Months appeared first on ProBlogger. The last three years have been full of memorable events, both personal and professional. While I’ve been in the content creation field for a while, I’ve only be doing it full-time since 2016. That was the year I started taking on jobs from the ProBlogger job board. And since then I’ve been using it for landing gigs almost exclusively.

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. You’ve spent countless hours crafting article after article. Your articles have generated thousands of page views. You feel pretty successful in terms of exposure, but large media companies are not knocking down your door to hire you.

Top 5 WordPress image optimization Plugins to supercharge Website [2019]

BeingOptimist

This plugin is supported by almost all the popular CMS such as Drupal, WordPress, Joomla, and Magneto. Facebook 0. Twitter 0. LinkedIn 0. Pinterest 1. 1 Shares. Do you sometimes feel irritated when you see that your website is loading too slowly? One of the reasons due to which most of the sites are slow is due to the use of high definition images. So, to make it fast like a jet you need a WordPress image optimization Plugins.