Joomla! Made Easy series are the free guides for Joomla newbies how to build a Joomla website from the scratch, easily and quickly. Recently, there are two editions in a series including guides applied for Joomla! 2.5 (in English, German and Danish) and Joomla! 3.x (in English, German, French, Danish, Spanish and Vietnamese).
Generate the basic knowledge of Joomla! CMS, what it is made of and get acquainted with its back-end and front-end.
Install local web server package called XAMPP with all necessary elements need to be included. Then install Joomla! CMS.
Learn how to define proper content structure and create an attractive article with not only text but also with rich content like images, links, etc.
Know how Joomla template determines the layout, colors, type-faces, and graphics; discover some most popular Joomla! template resources and choose the most suitable one.
Understand how Joomla! modules work, select the one to be used on your website and define where to show them on the page.
Learn how to work with default Joomla! extensions and add more functionality by installing new extensions.
You get a Joomla! website after following the 6 steps described above. Then, you might need to update its content daily or monthly: edit the published articles, create new menus or modules, etc. You don’t have to do this with all the steps and multiple clicks we’ve shown you. It is time to reveal a secret: JSN PowerAdmin. JSN PowerAdmin is an admin navigation extension which makes management of your Joomla! website easier than ever - with Spotlight Search, Site Manager, Template Styles Manager and more.