Joomla! CMS Statistics – Yesterday and Today
Posted On : November 3, 2012
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Introduction To Joomla!
Joomla is a pocket-friendly and risk-free piece of open source CMS with model–view–controller (MVC) and is continually enhanced and supported by hundreds and hundreds of committed programmers throughout the planet. Not merely for the beginners, but Joomla CMS development is right here with all the rewards to assist absolutely everyone who desires for finances favorable yet safe and appealing sites. It is really recommended as platform for open source customization to build almost everything varying for personalized blogs to sophisticated websites.
When it Originated and Where it Stands Today?
In the year 2005 Joomla marked the presence in the day as a result of Mambo Controversy which ended with the splitting of Mambo development team into two groups. On August 17 2005, authentic Mambo software was eventually launched by the later team under the product name ‘Joomla!’
Eddie the Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC) commenced to deliver legalized assistance to the core Joomla team. On 1st September 2005, the project was officially named an Arabic word “Joomla” which signifies “all together”.
Finally the first version of Joomla, Joomla 1.0.0, was released on 16th September 2005 and on 22nd September community publicized official logo for Joomla!
In the year 2006, monthly traffic towards Joomla was 1,000,000 which have risen to 7,500,000 and more in just 6 years. Back to back, in years 2006 and 2007, it has won the “Best open source content management system Awards”.
Success can be graphed by the news that mobile ready Joomla 3.0 is out now with more than 15 major modifications and is the first key CMS to choose Twitter Bootstrap framework which will make it possible to develop 100% mobile friendly Joomla 3.0 sites and applications in minimal time and finances.
“WOW” 9400 Extensions For Joomla!
Adding emotions and animations to your Joomla website is easy, cost-effective and hazardless because there are more than 9400 extensions for Joomla! That works as boon to satisfy all the needs of Joomla users.
Naturally, Joomla is blessed with team of people who always strive to develop useful and creative extensions for Joomla! This also includes components, modules and plugins and lots more for Joomla websites.
At extensions.joomla.org you can find support for every extension and template with general info and feedback about listed products.
World Supports Joomla and Joomla Supports World
Joomla can communicate and support more languages than any other content management system around the planet. You website is a global window to your business, and when your visitors speaks one language and you communicate in other, in such instance you can customize your language setting to serve the needs of global customers despite of language and territory difference.
No matter which language you speak, Joomla known it all.
Milestone Of 30,000,000 Downloads
Over 30 million Joomla downloads and still counting. Joomla now averages around 1 million downloads every month. Joomla powers about 3,100 government agencies’ Websites, blogs and intranets, and its global adoption rate has grown about 40 percent.
Approximately 3 percent of websites are supported and powered by Joomla. This free open source content management system backs web presence of hundreds of thousands of small businesses, governments, non-profits and large organizations worldwide like Citibank, eBay, General Electric, Harvard University, Ikea, McDonald’s and Sony.
More than Half a Million Active Members
Joomla – The award-winning CMS is led by a worldwide society of more than a half million energetic members and contributors, serving the highly inexperienced and newbie user. Its influence and usability has resulted into more than 30 million downloads.
Amazing and Motivating Figures – In favor of Joomla, 2,600,000 post are published in 6 yrs which means that 1000 posts were published on daily bases across the planet.
9 Superstar Star Joomla Extensions To Enhance Your Website
JCE: Rating 4.95/5
This extension is a rich text editor – a kind of desktop word processors like Microsoft that allows enhancing all the core functions: image editing, text presentation, link insertion and so on.
JSN Power Admin: Rating 4.88/5
It’s a powerful extension and allows users to solve 3 major headaches and they are search desired items, control elements like component’s content, menu, modules etc and build-up article presentation.
Admin Tools: Rating 4.92/5
It is the base of security. It guarantees all of the essential security affairs of Joomla such ensure whether user is using the latest version of Joomla or not, inserts multiple password layers or modifies a database table’s prefix.
SH404SEF: Rating 4.26/5
It helps to manage URLs without any complication or haphazard: rewrite, translate, detect multiple URLs, etc. Furthermore, you can personalize meta-data, embed H-level tags, divert error pages: 301 divert or 404 errors and so on.
EXTPLORER: Rating 4.60/5
This extension is a web-based file mananet component, that allows users to control files with essential funcitons like rename, edit, delete, copy and same as.
AKEEBA BACKUP: Rating 4.83/5
This extension allows you to generate a complete back-up site that can be recovered on any Joomla!-ready hosting server. Its database includes all the data files, a database photo and an installer so that you can quickly recover the required back-up file.
XMAP: Rating 4.49/5
This extension helps users in creating XML site-maps of joomla based websites using the structure of menu. An XML site-map includes every URL of the website along with its extra meta data.
SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE: Rating 4.08/5
Joomla knows that social media is must for websites, hence this extension is for social media promitions and advertising. No more fears concerning code or graphic, Twitter or Facebook profiles are set to be used with Social Media Presence extension.
PIXSEARCH AJAX SEARCH: Rating 4.70/5
This is an innovative search extension which makes the search functionality quicker, simpler, user-friendly and more impressive. It facilitates to show the results right away while typing in an input box.
At-Last Days Of Celebration For Joomla Community – Joomla Event
A Joomla! Day is a local, regional or national gathering of the Joomla! Community. The Joomla Project encourages a growing and vibrant Joomla! Community and Joomla! Days are part of that effort. To ensure continued protection of the Joomla! Name, usage of the event name “Joomla! Day” requires permission and agreement to this charter.
See Joomla! Day Events, Year Wise,
- Year 2006, 5 Joomla! Day Events
- Year 2007, 17 Joomla! Day Events
- Year 2008, 20 Joomla! Day Events
- Year 2009, 23 Joomla! Day Events
- Year 2010, 17 Joomla! Day Events
- Year 2011, 29 Joomla! Day Events
- Year 2012, 29 Joomla! Day Events
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