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Elgg Social Networking by Mayank Sharma

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Chapter 2. A Tour around Elgg

Now that we have you believe that Elgg is a sprawling mansion, a tour of its facilities is in order. But, no! That analogy isn't accurate. Think of Elgg as a playground, or better-still, an under-construction theme park, and you are the architect. But before you can bring on the madness, let's understand the playground a little better.

Playing With Elgg-Powered Networks

To get a hang of how things are done in Elgg-land, we'll turn to a couple of Elgg-powered networksthe new and upcoming network of Ubuntu users and developers, Ubuntero.org; and Elgg's website itself, Elgg.org. As mentioned in Chapter 1, Elgg.org is run by the developers of Elgg, and is a test bed for all things Elgg as they roll off the assembly line. ...

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