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== What is Joomla? ==
 
== What is Joomla? ==
 
Joomla is an award-winning Content Management System (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone. The benefits of Joomla! include:
 
Joomla is an award-winning Content Management System (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone. The benefits of Joomla! include:
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* Simple website maintenance
 
* Simple website maintenance
 
* Top-notch security and stability
 
* Top-notch security and stability
* Powerful free and proprietary extensions
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* Powerful free and commercial extensions
 
* Plentiful templates to easily change the look of your website
 
* Plentiful templates to easily change the look of your website
  
 
== Where to get Joomla? ==
 
== Where to get Joomla? ==
 
* Download Joomla: http://www.joomla.org/download.html
 
* Download Joomla: http://www.joomla.org/download.html
* Download Joomla language pack for US English: http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/languages/translations-for-joomla/5341
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* Download Joomla language pack for US English (en-US): http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/languages/translations-for-joomla/5341
  
 
== Where to get extensions? ==
 
== Where to get extensions? ==
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== Joomla User Groups (JUG) ==
 
== Joomla User Groups (JUG) ==
 
Local Joomla User Groups (JUG) are a great way to meet new people, get help with a project, or share your own knowledge with other Joomla users. Joomla is everywhere so check to see if there's already a JUG in your area. If not, you might want to consider forming one.
 
Local Joomla User Groups (JUG) are a great way to meet new people, get help with a project, or share your own knowledge with other Joomla users. Joomla is everywhere so check to see if there's already a JUG in your area. If not, you might want to consider forming one.
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{ Please put here the JUGs organized in the countries where this language is spoken, e.g. for English that would be:
 
* JUGs in the United Kingdom: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/europe/united-kingdom.html
 
* JUGs in the United Kingdom: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/europe/united-kingdom.html
 
* JUGs in The United States: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/north-america/united-states.html
 
* JUGs in The United States: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/north-america/united-states.html
 
* JUGs in Canada: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/north-america/canada.html
 
* JUGs in Canada: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/north-america/canada.html
 
* JUGs in Australia: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/asia-pacific/australia.html
 
* JUGs in Australia: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/asia-pacific/australia.html
* JUG FAQ: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/jug-faq.html  
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* JUG FAQ: http://community.joomla.org/user-groups/jug-faq.html
  
 
== How to contribute to Joomla? ==
 
== How to contribute to Joomla? ==
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* Write or Translate a Tutorial or Documentation (link to: Where to get documentation for Joomla?)
 
* Write or Translate a Tutorial or Documentation (link to: Where to get documentation for Joomla?)
 
* Develop an Extension or Template  
 
* Develop an Extension or Template  
* Test or Add a Comment to an Issue Report
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* Test or Add a Comment to an Issue Report: http://docs.joomla.org/How_do_you_report_a_bug%3F
 
* Join a Joomla! Working Group
 
* Join a Joomla! Working Group
 
* Help Out at a Joomla! Event
 
* Help Out at a Joomla! Event
 
* Contribute in Other Ways, see http://contribute.joomla.org/
 
* Contribute in Other Ways, see http://contribute.joomla.org/

Revision as of 16:36, 27 August 2010

Contents

English

What is Joomla?

Joomla is an award-winning Content Management System (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone. The benefits of Joomla! include:

  • Easy Installation
  • Simple website maintenance
  • Top-notch security and stability
  • Powerful free and commercial extensions
  • Plentiful templates to easily change the look of your website

Where to get Joomla?

Where to get extensions?

Where to get documentation for Joomla?

Where to get support for Joomla?

Regional Events / Joomladays

Local communities worldwide organise Joomla Days. A Joomla Day is an event created exclusively for Joomla users and projects and usually draws a regional audience. More information: http://community.joomla.org/events/joomla-days.html

Joomla User Groups (JUG)

Local Joomla User Groups (JUG) are a great way to meet new people, get help with a project, or share your own knowledge with other Joomla users. Joomla is everywhere so check to see if there's already a JUG in your area. If not, you might want to consider forming one.

{ Please put here the JUGs organized in the countries where this language is spoken, e.g. for English that would be:

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How to contribute to Joomla?

  • Answer Questions in any Joomla! Forum (link to: Where to get support for Joomla?)
  • Write or Translate a Tutorial or Documentation (link to: Where to get documentation for Joomla?)
  • Develop an Extension or Template
  • Test or Add a Comment to an Issue Report: http://docs.joomla.org/How_do_you_report_a_bug%3F
  • Join a Joomla! Working Group
  • Help Out at a Joomla! Event
  • Contribute in Other Ways, see http://contribute.joomla.org/