What is Joomla?
- isisLv 41 decade agoFavorite Answer
Joomla! is an award-winning Content Management System (CMS) that will help you build websites and other powerful online applications. Best of all, Joomla! is an open source solution that is freely available to everybody.
Joomla! in Action
Joomla! is used all over the world to power everything from simple, personal homepages to complex corporate web applications. Here are just some of the ways people use this software:
Corporate websites or portals
Small business websites
Non-profit and organizational websites
Corporate intranets and extranets
School and church websites
Personal or family homepages
Magazines and newspapers
the possibilities are limitless…
According to their website, Joomla! can be used to easily manage every aspect of a homemade website, from adding content and images to updating a product catalog or taking online reservations.
Hope that helped!Source(s): http://www.joomla.org/content/view/12/26/
- 1 decade ago
Joomla! is a free,open source content management system written with PHP for publishing content on the world wide web and intranet, using the MySQL database. Joomla! includes features such as page caching to improve performance, RSS feeds, printable versions of pages, news flashes, blogs, polls, website searching, and language internationalization. Joomla! is licensed under the GPL.
Joomla! won the Packt Publishing Open Source Content Management System Award in 2006.
The name is an English spelling of the Swahili word jumla meaning "all together" or "as a whole". It was chosen to reflect the commitment of the development team and community to the project. The first release of Joomla! (Joomla! 1.0.0) was announced on September 16, 2005. This was a re-branded release of Mambo 188.8.131.52 combined with other bug and moderate-level security fixes. In the project's roadmap, the core developers say Joomla! 1.5 will be a completely re-written code base built with PHP
- 1 decade ago
in urdu/ hindi it means: a sentence