What’s next after Joomla 3.0?
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Revision as of 08:03, 28 September 2012 by Tom Hutchison
In 6 months, Joomla 3.1 will be released. Don't worry though, because it's a one-click upgrade and will be backward compatible. If you’re on Joomla 3.0, you will need to upgrade to 3.1 at that time using the one-click upgrader. If you’re still on Joomla 2.5, you can continue to wait until Joomla 3.5 and still get a direct upgrade.