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Joomla! 1.5 Site Blueprints by Timi Ogunjobi

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Extending your Joomla!

Joomla! comes enabled with some basic functionalities. However, you may need your website to do more than the basic things—in which case you have to build in some extensions. There are components, modules, and plugins that you can locate at the extensions site, http://extensions.joomla.org. Some of these extensions are commercial, but most are free. There appears to be a Joomla! extension for just about every imaginable purpose. However, make it a point to use them sparsely, as too many extensions on a single site may actually slow down your site and make it impossible to use. There are a few extensions that are, however, worth mentioning, even though they may be more for advanced users.

Content Construction Kit (CCK)

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