Posts Tagged ‘Joomla’

Hardening the Joomla hacks

Thursday, August 6th, 2009

I’m wrapping up the Joomla work here so it’s time to talk a bit about security. There are two main issues, sanitizing GET and POST and making sure people who are not supposed to call certain methods can’t do so. ... Read More

Adding custom columns/fields to Joomla article, section and user

Thursday, August 6th, 2009

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Adding AJAX to Joomla 1.5 with jQuery

Saturday, August 1st, 2009

This piece will build on the prior piece, this time we’ll take a look at how we can implement quick and dirty AJAX, using the very same class we went through in the prior tutorial.... Read More

Customizing Joomla 1.5

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Update: is now online.... Read More

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

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