CMS: Open Source or Propertiery?

I originally planned to write a long, boring post but since I forgot what I was about to say, here’s a second attempt.  CMS’es, or Contant Management Systems, come in many forms and shapes.  They’re usually associated with their Open Source flagships like Joomla, Drupal or WordPress.  But […]

Joomla project: help site

Last friday, I was sitting at work, trying to figure out what to do next.  My bosses have this “Do what we tell you to do, then find your own work” approach, so this wasn’t new.  It didn’t took me long to find a next task.  There’s a […]

Rise of Spam-Commenters?

As I’ve been a forum moderator in the past, I can say that I’ve had to put up with lots and lots of spammers.  They were a real pain in the ass, and we pretty much hated their guts.  They – the spammers – even pushed us as […]

How to: Upgrade your Joomla site

Yesterday, someone asked me a simple question.  “How do I upgrade my Joomla website to the latest version?”  I answered him, of course.  And because updating Joomla to the latest version is a MUST, I’ll quickly explain you how to get the job done.  Steps Determine what update […]

Professional Joomla support?

I’d like to use this post to do some self-promotion.  How’s that for being straight-forward?  Here’s the deal.  I’m working for a company that, for one thing, focuses on building websites built on the Joomla platform.   We’re doing a pretty good job so far (see exhibit A and […]