JCM November 2012

The November issue of the Joomla Community Magazine is here! Our stories this month:

Editors Introduction

Two Heads are Better Than One!, by Dianne Henning

Feature Stories

A Rose by Any Other Name, by Mark W. Bender
There's a New JEDi in Town..., by Dianne Henning
Thinking Bigger, by Alice Grevet
2013 Goals Survey Open Through November 10, by Paul Orwig

Events

Danish Joomladay2012 at IBC Innovationsfabrikken Kolding, by Jan von Rühden
JoomlaDay Italy 2012, by AlexRed
First Joomla User Group Meetup in Bangladesh, by Parvez Akther

Sitebuilders

20 New Things: Joomla 2.5 vs. Joomla 3.0, by Hung Dinh

Joomla! in Education

Harvard Extension School offers Joomla this fall, by Sully Sullivan

Business Matters

No Blog? No Way! Effective Blogging for Joomla Businesses, by Luke Summerfield
Internalize a business webmarketing strategy with Joomla, by Jean-Charles GAUTARD

Project News

Leadership Highlights - November 2012, by Alice Grevet

Designers

Tutorial - The Missing Link to Intro Images in Joomla 2.5, by Scott Greenwald

Community Choice Extensions

Community Choice Extensions – November 2012, by Dianne Henning

The Joomla! Haikus

Post your Haikus for November, by Dianne Henning

In our next issue

We want to publish your Joomla! story in the next JCM issue! So take a look at our Author Resources, by content to get a better idea of what we are looking for, and then register to become a JCM author, by and submit your Joomla! story!

Joomla! 3.0

The Joomla Project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Joomla 3.0.1. This is a security release. This release also fixes several high-priority problems with version 3.0.0.

Security ReleaseIMPORTANT NOTE FOR 3.0.0 SITES: If you plan to update a site from 3.0.0 to 3.0.1, you need to install the Joomla 3.0.0 Hot Patch before doing the update to Joomla 3.0.1. See the Hot Patch Instructions for more information. This is NOT required for updating from version 2.5.x.  If you require the FTP layer you will need to manually FTP the update. Also, please note that version 3.0 users need to make sure the Update server is set to "Short Term Support" in the Joomla! Update component. Otherwise, no 3.0.x updates will show.

The Production Leadership Team's goal is to continue to provide regular, frequent updates to the Joomla community. Learn more about Joomla! development at the Developer Network.

Download

New Installations: Click here to download Joomla 3.0.1 (Full package) »

Hot Patch (required for update from 3.0.0): Click here to download Joomla 3.0.0 Hot Patch »

Update Package: Click here to download Joomla 3.0.0 to 3.0.1 (Update package) »

Update Package: Click here to download Joomla 3.0.1 (for updates from Joomla 2.5)  (Update package) »

Note: Please read the special update instructions before updating. Updating from 3.0.0 requires that you apply the hot patch first.

Instructions

Want to test drive Joomla? Try the online demo or the Joomla JumpBoxDocumentation is available for beginners.

Please note that you should always backup your site before upgrading.

JCM October 2012

The October issue of the Joomla Community Magazine is here! Our stories this month:

Editors Introduction

Get R3ADY!, by Alice Grevet

Feature Stories

Website Case Study: Russian TV Channel, by Vladimir
Interview: Robert Deutz - The First Joomla! World Conference!, by Dianne Henning
Interview: Paul Orwig on JDay Colombia, by Alice Grevet
Website Case Study: NexGen Music, by Sully Sullivan

Events

JoomlaDay Events in October 2012, by Jacques Rentzke
Joomla! Day Poland 2012, by Radek Suski

Project News

Leadership Highlights - October 2012, by Alice Grevet

Developers

Adding Interceptor Filters via Annotation in Joomla!, by Paul de Raaij
20 Suggestions for Better Style and Script Designing in Joomla! Extensions (Part 1), by Soheil Novinfard

Administrators

Simple Performance Guide, by Ofer Cohen

Business Matters

The Keys to Selling Event Sponsorships, by Luke Summerfield

Sitebuilders

Adding Cool Stuff to Search Results through Semantic HTML and other Tweaks, by Ruth Cheesley
Best Ukrainian sites made ​​on Joomla CMS. Part 4, by Denys Nosov
Part 1 - Review 9 Free Web Hosting Services to Make Your Joomla! Site LIVE, by Tuan Bui
Google Panda & Penguin - How to Identify Problems and Recover Rankings, by Ruth Cheesley

Did you know...?

Joomla Forum User Webdongle reaches 20,000 Posts, by Kenneth Crowder

Book Reviews

Free Book "Joomla! 3 in 10 easy steps", by Hagen Graf

Designers

Using a Joomla Template Framework to Design your Site, by Scott Greenwald

Google Summer of Code

Google Summer of Code: the Future of the Languages Installer Tool, by Javier Gomez

The Joomla! Haikus

Post your Haikus for October, by Dianne Henning

In our next issue

We want to publish your Joomla! story in the next JCM issue! So take a look at our Author Resources content to get a better idea of what we are looking for, and then register to become a JCM author and submit your Joomla! story!

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