Packt Publishing 2010 Open Source Awards Winners

The Packt Publishing Open Source Award 2010 winners are know known! Open Source CMS Winner: CMS Made Simple 1st Runner up:  SilverStripe 2nd Runner up:  MODx Hall of Fame CMS Winner: WordPress 1st Runner up:  Drupal 2nd Runner up:  Joomla! Most Promising Open Source Project Winner: Pimcore 1st Runner up: TomatoCMS 2nd Runner up: BuddyPress […]

Joomla! 1.5 Templates Cookbook review

I will be reviewing  the “Joomla! 1.5 Templates Cookbook” by Richard Carter, published by Packt Publishing. This book is about modifying Joomla! 1.5 Templates. Packt Publishing asked me to review this book since it’s in my line of expertise. A little about me: I am Ramon “Ramoonus” van Belzen. A 22 year old web designer […]

Mastering Joomla! 1.5 Extension and Framework Development (Update)

Packt Publishing released the book “Mastering Joomla! 1.5 Extension and Framework Development (Update)” which is an updated version of the original. This book will guide you through the complexities of implementing add-ons, components, modules, and plugins in Joomla! 1.5. After learning the basics the books teaches you the more advanced stuff like modifying the database […]

Joomla! 1.5 Templates Cookbook

In the near future (next week) I will be reviewing “Joomla! 1.5 Templates Cookbook” by Packt Publishing. The book teaches the reader how to modify and adapt Joomla! 1.5 templates to their wishes and optimise a template. The book consists of a series of self-contained step-by-step recipes that cover everything from common tasks such as […]