2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 51,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 19 sold-out performances for that many…

Farewell, Joomla 2.5

After having served the Joomla community for roughly three years, the time has come to say goodbye to Joomla 2.5. This month, support for 2.5 officially ended, which means that no more updates will be released. Joomla 2.5 plays a key role in the Joomla history, as it was the first stable and widely embraced…

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Joomla & More turns 6!

Joomla & More – the blog you’re reading right now – turned six today! And we can look back at another great year. We’ve posted 51 posts (equalling last years’ record), had thousands of visitors and got to share some cool tips and tricks with you guys. Of course, six is just a numbers and…

Siteground Cyber Monday deal: Save up to 70% on hosting

Siteground, one of our favorite hosting companies, is offering discounts of up to 70% on their hosting offers today, to “celebrate” Cyber Monday. I guess the special offers sort of are the holiday, but anyway. The Cyber Monday deal they’re having, reduces the price of their startup package (10GB of space, free domain name of…

Using a Yubikey Neo with Google & Gmail

This document explains how to use the Yubikey Neo. The Yubikey Neo is a hardware token, used for two-factor authentication, which is U2F compliant, so it can be used as a 2-factor device for your Gmail / Google account. Using a “Security Key” is only supported in Google Chrome. Google will require you to connect…

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6Gallery by Balboathemes (Review)

This week, we had the opportunity to test drive 6Gallery, a gallery extension by the guys of Balboathemes.com. On their clean and modern website, they promise that 6Gallery is a modern and easy to use gallery – but do they deliver? Joomla galleries come in all sorts and shapes, and 6Gallery comes in the shape of…

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Review: Checklist (Joomla Component)

What better way to tackle a project step-by-step than by using a checklist? Joomplace realized this, too, and they decided to fill the void by creating “Checklists”, a component which allows you to create and check checklists for Joomla. Practical use The Checklists component by Joomplace allows you to create checklists in an easy to…