Own the magic wand…try Joomla 1.5
We all have our views and thoughts; we love to share our thoughts with our friends and colleagues, near and dear ones; but have you ever tried to share your thoughts with the world, may be not, may be yes. Expressing your thoughts to the world is not a real tough factor with the advent of internet. Just create your website and make it your web home. But website management requires some important tasks like managing the content and the layout, which we feel to be tough for us as we are not computer experts. We feel that managing a website requires lot of HTML and programming knowledge, which is in real not true. We have several content management systems in place which are always there to help us in managing our websites. Let us check out such a content management tool today, that is, the latest version of Joomla 1.5.
Joomla 1.5 is the recent addition in the family of Joomla series and comes with lot of modern features and facilities. It helps to make your website look good and organized. This tool consists of some great features like enough number of templates that you can use in your website depending on the purpose of your website, be it a blog or an ecommerce website. You can customize the different pages of your website supported by this software with different templates, that is, this application helps you to add different templates to different pages. The layout and the content are considered separate in this application. Thus when you make any change to the content it does not require to change the template as well. The core system of this software can be extended and hence you can add external add-ons with this software.
If you are running an ecommerce website, it is very necessary for you to make your website look and feel secured; else no customer will be confident enough to enter their personal and card details at your website. Joomla 1.5 ensures that security of your website is maintained. There are facilities like registration on the site is mandate to experience some special facilities, every time someone is trying to make any payment, they need to log in. the mass mail option helps you to interact to many visitors or members of your website at a time. you can send a common mail to all of them at one time; hence saving your time and effort. The user notes option helps you to provide special offers to your premium and registered users. You can have special discounts for them which when they log in with their own id and password to your website, can only be viewed.
Joomla 1.5 is based on PHP language, written in object-oriented PHP language. It uses MySQL and SQL Microsoft for its data storage. This is an open sourced application. The support provided by Joomla 1.5 develop team is really great. They provide you complete support via their website whenever you face any issue using this software. There is a magazine of this application where you will find news about later versions of this wonderful application. Thus, it may be said that this is a very interactive and structured creation of Joomla developers and must be tried out at least once.