5 Joomla Resources to Revamp your Existing Website

Joomla! is an award winning, free, open source CMS used widely to build websites and powerful online applications. Its immensely user-friendly interface has made it one of the best web site developing software. You don’t need to be programming geek to start using Joomla, however you might need some technical know-how to use its in depth customization features.

Here are some free (and paid) resources to create a flexible and perfect website for your visitors.

  1. Joomla.org- The Home page of Joomla Project is a community of contributors to support the CMS. It has been active for over 10 years and boasts of a huge dedicated fanbase. At the bottom of the page you will find array of free resources submitted by its extremely generous supporters.

u can find Simple templates, extensions and considerable help from about 700,000 enthusiastic members in the forum.

  1. Templatemonster.com– If you have been struggling hard for the perfect resource for Joomla and other CMSes, this website may prove to be your abode. It provides extremely dynamic Joomla templates and themes. . The templates are updates and support the latest Joomla 3.6 Beta version. The main feature of its templates is an inbuilt responsive feature for an enhanced UX for mobile and tablet users. It also provides plethora of customizable templates for E-commerce websites. Apart from Joomla it provides vast range of resources for various other CMS including WordPress, Magneto etc.
  1. Joomla Resources Directory- The Joomla Resource Directory helps you to locate Professional Services which provide assistance and development for Joomla CMS. The service providers need to get registered and undergo a thorough approval process to feature in the approved listing. The list is huge and exhaustive and consists of services arranged under various categories. You can even customize the search to find approved services by location, keywords and languages.
  1. Joomla! Developer Network- If you do not want to hire a professional Joomla! Developer and rather looking forward to learn Joomla yourself, the Joomla Developer Network is the best place to start. You can find APIs, Codes and a constantly buzzing community of developers who keep the network in good health.
  1. Open source matters- When you are dealing with online content and worry about copyright issues and related complications, Joomla’s Open Source Matters can be real stress buster for you. It priveds, legal, organizational and even financial support for the Joomla project. It is run by volunteers and aims to provide a flexible platform for digital content to be published with ease.



Birbahadur Singh Kathayat is an entrepreneur and online marketing consultant. He is founder of the online marketing company LBSWebsoft. He has 10 years of work experience in digital marketing and helping small business. He advises several startups and established companies in India and other countries. You can follow him online at Google+ or @bskathayat.

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