This book is for anyone who wants to build a Joomla! site for business or for pleasure, and also for those who want to see how to apply the many available Joomla! core features and extensions in different scenarios. If you are looking to develop a professional quality website by using the Joomla! Framework, this is a great book to help you get started.
However, this book is not a "dummies" book, and users are advised to familiarize themselves with basic Joomla! terminology and operations, such as creating content, and uploading and enabling templates and extensions. Some installation and configuration details are provided in Chapter 1, and users are also encouraged to visit the Joomla! project site (http://www.joomla.org/