Archive for the ‘CMS’ Category

Comparing TYPO3, Joomla, Drupal and MODx

Saturday, March 15th, 2008

Update: Since writing this article I’ve managed to setup a typo3 template with the TemplaVoila wizard, I still feel that the process is somewhat complicated, but with proper documentation it’s a lot easier and that’s what I’m trying to accomplish with that tutorial.... Read More

WP Hashcash

Monday, February 4th, 2008

I’ve had problems with clever spam getting past Akismet ever since I started this blog. It’s annoying to say the least, I have no idea whether it’s humans or software posting but I’ve now installed WP Hashcash by Elliott B├Ąck to stop the bots. It employs a different tactic than your normal captcha:... Read More

XOOPS at first glance

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007

A few days ago I had a look at XOOPS.... Read More

jQuery Chili plus Code Autoescape is good code highlighting in WordPress

Friday, December 21st, 2007

Today I found Chili which is a jQuery plugin. I’ve been looking for something like this for quite some time. The ability to highlight code snippets client side is a very appealing thought. No more server side manipulation that might be prone to errors, follow the link to Priyadi’s autoescape plugin below for a more thorough discussion.... Read More

Joomla 1.5 template design with YAML CSS Framework

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

I usually start with a Yaml scaffolding when I make a new template for Joomla. When I use Yaml I know the basic structure of the HTML document is the best possible, and the CSS will work for IE6 out of the box. Yaml has been created by far more design and CSS savvy people than me and I trust them completely.... Read More

Joomla 1.5 Extended Registration

Thursday, October 18th, 2007

Update: There’s a whole new series on customizing Joomla, the tutorial on how to create a Joomla component from scratch might be especially interesting in relation to this tutorial.... Read More