The first six years of Joomla have been illustrated in a new infographic created through the joint efforts of the Joomla Marketing team and Pawel Borowicz along with the CloudAccess.net team. The infographic is available for the Joomla community's public use.
The latest news affecting Joomla website owners and website developers.
Themeforest developer, ThemeRox, has provided a new "professional Joomla 2.5 responsive template with a stylish look & clean layout." They note that, "Its subtle touch makes it best suited for a corporate or business site but you can use this template for different websites."
One of the most followed topics in the Joomla world lately has been the release cycle of new Joomla versions. Since version 1.5, The Joomla! Project has moved to a completely new release cycle and has rapidly changed the version numbering system. This has been met with both praise and complaint. Some of the frustration was due to lack of knowledge or understanding. Joomla 3.0 Alpha-1 was released yesterday, and there is already a good amount of information regarding who this release is for and what it's meant to accomplish.
Michael Richey has published a new extension designed to eliminate the problem of timing out while in the middle of important changes and updates on a Joomla website.
RocketTheme has rewritten their Joomla text editor extension, RokPad, from the "ground up" for Joomla 2.5. RocketTheme is also careful to point out that RokPad is not a WYSIWYG editor, but more of a desktop-style editor specifically for Joomla developers.
Joomlabamboo has released their latest template, named Intrepid, which is "a stylish mix of business, blog, news portal and gallery rolled into one," according to the official announcement. This is also the first club release in the last two months, which has prompted Joomlabamboo to extend all user memberships an extra two months from their original expiration date.
GavickPro's latest template release, Bikestore, is an eCommerce design built specifically to integrate with extensions such as VirtueMart and K2 Store. The theme is suitable for any industry, and thanks to its responsive design, it's also suitable for almost any device as well.
The new version of Phoca Gallery, version 3.2.1, is designed specifically for use with Joomla 1.7 and 2.5. There are a number of fixes and enhancements in this latest version, including a new cURL option for connecting with Picasa and a new parameter for filtering Parent Category ID.
ChronoEngine, creators of popular form building extension ChronoForms, has released a new Joomla forum extension named, as you might expect, ChronoForums. The extension requires the installation of both ChronoForms and ChronoConnectivity to function.