In this chapter, we have looked at what Liferay can offer your intranet and the Internet. Particularly, we saw:
- That Liferay portal will provide shared documents, discussions, collaborative wikis, and more in a single, searchable portal
- That Liferay is a great choice for intranets and Internets, it's easy to use, it's free and open source, extensible, and well integrated with other tools and standards
- The plugins SDK that can provide user interface development and customization environments for ext, themes, layout templates, webs, portlets, and hooks
- The various pages on liferay.com that can provide us with more background information
In the next chapter, we're going to introduce basic theme development.