Joomla! 1.6

Video Description

In this VTC course, you will learn all about Joomla, an amazing open source content management system. With Joomla you can create and maintain a website from anywhere, at anytime, without having to worry about computer software. Author Melanie Hedgespeth will show you how to install Joomla, manage your website, work with users who have a variety of permissions, and add a variety of extensions. Get started now by clicking the movie links below!

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to Joomla!
    1. Course Overview 00:01:44
    2. Technical Requirements 00:05:04
  2. Why Joomla!
    1. Advantages of Joomla! 00:05:32
    2. Joomla! Demo 00:07:00
  3. Getting Help
    1. Help pt. 1 00:04:34
    2. Help pt. 2 00:05:43
  4. Joomla! Roadmap
    1. What You Need to Get Started on a Site 00:04:24
    2. Brainstorm 00:04:40
    3. Frontend 00:04:21
    4. Backend 00:04:01
  5. Starting Your Site
    1. The Plan pt. 1 00:06:33
    2. The Plan pt. 2 00:06:01
    3. The Plan pt. 3 00:06:27
  6. Local Installation
    1. Getting Ready 00:03:17
    2. XAMPP pt. 1 00:02:21
    3. XAMPP pt. 2 00:03:29
    4. XAMPP pt. 3 00:04:21
    5. Joomla! 00:02:04
    6. Configuration 00:05:28
    7. Removal 00:02:39
  7. Remote Installation
    1. Web Host Install pt. 1 00:04:47
    2. Web Host Install pt. 2 00:01:40
  8. Control Panel
    1. Icons pt. 1 00:05:26
    2. Icons pt. 2 00:07:02
    3. Menus pt. 1 00:03:35
    4. Menus pt. 2 00:06:15
    5. Site Info 00:02:37
    6. My Profile 00:03:02
  9. Categories
    1. Explanation 00:04:01
    2. Categories pt. 1 00:02:55
    3. Categories pt. 2 00:02:10
    4. Categories pt. 3 00:03:08
    5. Categories pt. 4 00:02:59
    6. Category Manager Tools pt. 1 00:05:29
    7. Category Manager Tools pt. 2 00:03:23
    8. Category Manager Tools pt. 3 00:01:13
  10. Articles
    1. Edit an Article from the Front pt. 1 00:02:50
    2. Edit an Article from the Front pt. 2 00:04:54
    3. Edit an Article from the Back 00:02:25
    4. New Articles from the Front 00:06:31
    5. New Articles from the Back pt. 1 00:03:02
    6. New Articles from the Back pt. 2 00:04:51
    7. Article Manager Specifics pt. 1 00:06:05
    8. Article Manager Specifics pt. 2 00:05:59
    9. Links & Targets pt. 1 00:04:03
    10. Links & Targets pt. 2 00:02:37
    11. Links & Targets pt. 3 00:04:05
    12. Anchors 00:01:46
    13. Bullets / Numbers 00:03:26
    14. Formatting Words 00:05:47
    15. Moving Text 00:02:53
    16. Images pt. 1 00:04:40
    17. Images pt. 2 00:02:34
    18. Splitting 00:05:43
    19. Tables pt. 1 00:06:23
    20. Tables pt. 2 00:03:25
    21. Remove Articles 00:03:57
    22. Featured Articles 00:03:11
    23. Add an Article to a Menu 00:03:20
  11. Media Manager
    1. Media Manager pt. 1 00:05:58
    2. Media Manager pt. 2 00:03:41
  12. Menus
    1. Planning Good Menus 00:05:29
    2. Menu Manager 00:04:53
    3. Menu Items 00:05:20
    4. Menu Layout Options pt. 1 00:05:55
    5. Menu Layout Options pt. 2 00:04:41
    6. Make a Menu for Your Site 00:04:53
  13. Users
    1. Backend Users 00:06:24
    2. Frontend Users 00:03:50
    3. Manage Users 00:05:37
    4. Manage Groups 00:03:19
    5. Access Levels / Permissions pt. 1 00:05:32
    6. Access Levels / Permissions pt. 2 00:03:09
    7. Mass Mail 00:02:34
  14. Language Manager
    1. Languages pt. 1 00:03:14
    2. Languages pt. 2 00:01:56
    3. Languages pt. 3 00:01:53
  15. Extensions
    1. Explanation 00:03:22
    2. Extension Manage 00:06:08
  16. Components
    1. Banners pt. 1 00:06:13
    2. Banners pt. 2 00:04:45
    3. Contacts 00:06:32
    4. Messaging 00:02:55
    5. News Feed 00:04:30
    6. Redirect 00:03:07
    7. Search 00:02:35
    8. Web Links 00:04:12
  17. Modules
    1. Login 00:06:29
    2. Breadcrumbs 00:03:52
    3. Search 00:03:46
    4. Latest News 00:02:50
    5. Latest Users 00:02:06
    6. Statistics 00:02:47
  18. Plug-Ins
    1. Manager 00:04:05
    2. Installation 00:03:09
  19. Additional Extensions
    1. Installing JCE Extension 00:03:15
    2. Installing Simple Image Holder Extension 00:04:35
  20. Templates
    1. Template Manager 00:06:17
    2. Template Files 00:05:11
    3. Install a New Template 00:05:53
  21. Template Editing
    1. Logo Replacement 00:06:30
    2. Colors pt. 1 00:04:55
    3. Colors pt. 2 00:06:50
  22. Global Configuration
    1. Site pt. 1 00:06:39
    2. Site pt. 2 00:04:30
    3. System 00:04:34
    4. Server 00:03:48
    5. Permissions 00:03:08
  23. Site Maintenance
    1. Checkin 00:03:53
    2. Cache 00:02:47
  24. System
    1. System Information pt. 1 00:05:02
    2. System Information pt. 2 00:05:45
  25. Security
    1. Backups 00:04:51
    2. System Admin Account 00:03:34
  26. Tips
    1. Stats pt. 1 00:03:39
    2. Stats pt. 2 00:02:43
    3. Files 00:05:11
    4. SEO 00:03:42
    5. Tips 00:04:26
    6. Embed Flash 00:02:50
  27. Wrap Up
    1. Summary 00:04:23
  28. Credits
    1. About the Author 00:01:16

Product Information

  • Title: Joomla! 1.6
  • Author(s): Melanie Hedgespeth
  • Release date: June 2011
  • Publisher(s): Virtual Training Company, Inc.
  • ISBN: 1936334968