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Lesson 1

Lesson 1: Joomla! Content Management Explained

What is Joomla? This lesson defines a content management system and provides an overview of Joomla!

Duration: 00:09:07  File Size: 25 MB

Lesson 2

Lesson 2: Joomla! Installations Explained

Joomla! Extensions Explained shows viewers how to install MAMP on your Mac OS, install WAMP on Windows, manually install at a Webhost, and do one-click installations at a Webhost.

Duration: 00:19:12  File Size: 85 MB

Lesson 3

Lesson 3: Joomla! Sites Explained

Joomla! Sites Explained demonstrates how to Navigate the public and administrator sides, create a new article, and change a template.

Duration: 00:15:39  File Size: 58 MB

Lesson 4

Lesson 4: Joomla! Content Explained

Joomla! Content Explained presents the CASh workflow (categorize, add and show) and provides demonstrations of adding a new article and creating a new category using the CASh workflow.

Duration: 00:17:52  File Size: 76 MB

Lesson 5

Lesson 5: Joomla! Content Editing Explained

Joomla! Content Editing Explained demonstrates how to format text, insert images, add internal and external links, set publishing and article options, configure the edit screen, modify images and links, and add metadata.

Duration: 00:32:11  File Size: 118 MB

Lesson 6

Lesson 6: Joomla! Menus Explained

Joomla! Menus Explained shows how to manage menus, set up list and blog layouts and add new menus.

Duration: 00:22:58  File Size: 103 MB

Lesson 7

Lesson 7: Joomla! Components Explained

Joomla! Components Explained demonstrates how to create banners, add contact information, send private messages to administrators, set up RSS feeds, use the redirect manager, use the search component, and create weblinks to external sites.

Duration: 00:40:25  File Size: 178 MB

Lesson 8

Lesson 8: Joomla! Modules Explained

Joomla! Modules Explained provides an overview of modules and how to create, re-order modules, change where the modules appear, and change when the modules appear.

Duration: 00:17:27  File Size: 92 MB

Lesson 9

Lesson 9: Joomla! Plugins Explained

Joomla! Plugins Explained provides an overview of plugins and shows how to enable authentication plugins, use content plugins, configure editor plugins, select search plugins, configure user plugins.  It also covers other plugins types such as extensions plugins and system plugins.

Duration: 00:19:50  File Size: 85 MB

Lesson 10

Lesson 10: Joomla! Templates Explained

Joomla! Templates Explained provides an overview of templates and demonstrates how to change templates and change templates and styles on different pages. 

Duration: 00:13:28  File Size: 54 MB

Lesson 11

Lesson 11: Joomla! Extensions Explained

Joomla! Extensions Explained shows how to find extensions and install modules, plugins, components, and templates.  The video also demonstrates how to find commercially available templates.

Duration: 00:37:02  File Size: 231 MB

Lesson 12

Lesson 12: Joomla! Personal Site

Joomla! Personal Site Example demonstrates how to install a personal site manually.   Viewers will learn how create a CASh workflow and install components, modules, plugins and templates.

Duration: 00:40:36  File Size: 244 MB

Lesson 13

Lesson 13: Joomla! Business Site

Joomla! Business Site Example shows how to install a business site manually.  Viewers will learn how to create a CASh workflow and install components, modules, plugins and templates.  

Duration: 00:51:07  File Size: 215 MB

Lesson 14

Lesson 14: Joomla! User Group Management Explained

Joomla! User Group Management Explained shows how to set permissions for what users can see and what users can do and how to create Access Control Lists (ACL).

Duration: 00:21:41  File Size: 78 MB

Lesson 15

Lesson 15: Joomla! Languages Explained

Joomla! Languages Explained provides and overview of languages and demonstrates how to install the language manager, manage language categories, create language menus, set up the module language switcher and utilize language options such as site name, template name, and the news module.

Duration: 00:28:02  File Size: 116 MB

Lesson 16

Lesson 16: Joomla! Site Management Explained

Joomla! Maintenance Explained shows how to update a Joomla site, uninstall extensions, manage site security with extensions, and use the global configuration setting.

Duration: 00:28:44  File Size: 109 MB

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Description

  • Copyright 2013
  • Edition: 1st
  • Downloadable Video
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-300536-4
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-300536-3

6+ Hours of Video Instruction

With Joomla! Explained LiveLessons, you’ll master Joomla! one easy step at a time, through a complete hands-on case study. Martin presents crystal-clear visuals, explanations, and analogies--all extensively tested with real Joomla! beginners. Joomla! Explained requires absolutely no experience with Joomla! content management, website construction, programming, scripting, or even HTML. This video will teach you the following elements of Joomla!:

• Understanding what Joomla! does and how it works
• Installing the latest version of Joomla
• Navigating your site’s visitor and administrator areas
• Mastering workflows that make site creation easy
• Adding text, images, links, and formatting
• Creating efficient, usable navigation
• Providing contact forms, ad banners, and link directories
• Using modules to enable site registration and search
• Adding voting and other smaller “plug-in” features

Rod Martin and Stephen Burge have taught thousands of beginners--and thousands more who’ve experimented with Joomla! but haven’t mastered it yet. Nobody knows more about guiding Joomla! users up the learning curve--from confusion to results.
 

Table of Contents:


Introduction
-Introduction to Joomla! Explained LiveLessons

Lesson 1: Joomla! Content Management Explained
-Learning objectives

-What is Joomla!?

Lesson 2: Joomla! Installations Explained
-Learning objectives
-Install MAMP on Mac OS
-Install WAMP on Windows
-Manual install at a Webhost
-One-click installation at a Webhost

Lesson 3: Joomla! Sites Explained
-Learning objectives
-Navigate the public and administrator sides
-Creating a new article
-Change a template

Lesson 4: Joomla! Content Explained
-Learning objectives
-CASh overview: Categorize, add and show
-CASh workflow: Article example
-CASh workflow: Frequently asked questions
-Practice exercise: Creating a new category using CASh

Lesson 5: Joomla! Content Editing Explained
-Learning objectives
-Format text
-Insert images
-Add internal and external links
-Publishing options
-Article options
-Configure the edit screen
-Modify images and Links
-Add Metadata

Lesson 6: Joomla! Menus Explained
-Learning objectives
-Manage menus
-Set up list and blog layouts
-Add new menus

Lesson 7: Joomla! Components Explained
-Learning objectives
-Create banners
-Add contact information
-Send private messages to Joomla administrators
-Set up RSS newsfeeds
-Use the redirect manager
-Use the search component
-Creating Web links to external sites
-Practice exercise: Creating banners
-Practice exercise: Adding contact information

Lesson 8: Joomla! Modules Explained
-Learning objectives
-Modules overview
-Create modules
-Re-order modules
-Change where the modules appear
-Change when the module appears
-Practice excercise: Creating a new module

Lesson 9: Joomla! Plugins Explained
-Learning objectives
-Overview of plugins
-Enable authentication plugins
-Use content plugins
-Configure editor plugins
-Select search plugins
-Configure user plugins
-Using extension plugins, system plugins and other plugins

Lesson 10: Joomla! Templates Explained
-Learning objectives
-Templates overview
-Change templates
-Change templates and styles on different pages
-Practice exercise: Creating a new template style

Lesson 11: Joomla! Extensions Explained
-Learning objectives
-Find extensions
-Install modules
-Install plugins
-Install components
-Install templates
-Find commercial templates
-Practice exercise: Installing components, modules, plugins and templates

Lesson 12: Joomla! Personal Site
-Learning objectives
-Install a personal site manually
-Create CASh workflow
-Install components
-Install modules
-Install plugins
-Install templates

Lesson 13: Joomla! Business Site
-Learning objectives
-Install a business site manually
-Create CASh workflow
-Install components
-Install modules
-Install plugins
-Install templates

Lesson 14: Joomla! User Group Management Explained
-Learning objectives
-Set permissions for what users can see
-Set permissions for what users can do
-Create Access Control Lists (ACL)
-Practice exercise: Creating an ACL

Lesson 15: Joomla! Languages Explained
-Learning objectives
-Languages overview
-Install language manager
-Manage language categories
-Create language menus
-Set up the module language switcher
-Configure site to be multilingual

Lesson 16: Joomla! Maintenance Explained
-Learning objectives
-Update a Joomla! site
-Uninstall extensions
-Manage site security with extensions
-Use the global configuration settings

Summary of Joomla! Explained LiveLessons

LiveLessons Video Training series publishes hundreds of hands-on, expert-led video tutorials covering a wide selection of technology topics designed to teach you the skills you need to succeed. This professional and personal technology video series features world-leading author instructors published by your trusted technology brands: Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, IBM Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall, Sams, and Que. Topics include: IT Certification, Programming, Web Development, Mobile Development, Home & Office Technologies, Business & Management, and more.  View All LiveLessons: http://www.informit.com/imprint/series_detail.aspx?ser=2185116

           

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