Sample Sites

Your installation includes sample data, designed to show you some of the options you have for building your website. In addition to information about Joomla! there are two sample «sites within a site» designed to help you get started with building your own site. The first site is a simple site about Australian Parks. It […]

The Joomla! Community

Joomla means All Together, and it is a community of people all working and having fun together that makes Joomla possible. Thousands of people each year participate in the Joomla community, and we hope you will be one of them. People with all kinds of skills, of all skill levels and from around the world […]

The Joomla! Project

The Joomla Project consists of all of the people who make and support the Joomla Web Platform and Content Management System. Our mission is to provide a flexible platform for digital publishing and collaboration. The core values are: Freedom Equality Trust Community Collaboration Usability In our vision, we see: People publishing and collaborating in their […]

Upgraders

If you are an experienced Joomla! user, this Joomla site will seem very familiar but also very different. The biggest change is the new administrator interface and the adoption of responsive design. Hundreds of other improvements have been made.    

Using Joomla!

With Joomla you can create anything from a simple personal website to a complex ecommerce or social site with millions of visitors. This section of the sample data provides you with a brief introduction to Joomla concepts and reference material to help you understand how Joomla works. When you no longer need the sample data, […]

Administrator Components

All components are also used in the administrator area of your website. In addition to the ones listed here, there are components in the administrator that do not have direct front end displays, but do help shape your site. The most important ones for most users are Media Manager Extensions Manager Menu Manager Global Configuration […]

Contacts

The contact component provides a way to provide contact forms and information for your site or to create a complex directory that can be used for many different purposes. Help

Content

The content component (com_content) is what you use to write articles. It is extremely flexible and has the largest number of built in views. Articles can be created and edited from the front end, making content the easiest component to use to create your site content. Help