In the latest Joomla Magazine (October)
- "Forum for the Future: where are we now?" - a look back at the Marbella, Spain event and progress since then
- "Join the Joomla Override Challenge!" - challenges you to begin exploring and then develop your skills in overriding many aspects of Joomla to acheive creative results
- "Google and Joomla bringing Lazy-Loading to the web" - outlines a new sponsorship of Google to support Joomla
- In "An image is worth a thousand words" Joomla Co-founder Brian Teeman outlines a focus on Accessibility for Joomla
- And "A first approach to accessibility testing" helps you learn how to test accessibility on your Joomla site
- Meet the Joomla Marketing and Communications Department Coordinator in this month's "Leadership Interview"
- "Privacy by design and GDPR" explains and helps you implement an intentional focus on privacy for your Joomla site.
- "Where to find the best Joomla tutorial videos" gives you ways to find the bst Joomla video tutorials
- "How the Speed of Your Website Can Impact Your Sales" gives reasons why and instructions on how to speed up your web site
- "The progression of Joomla! software" is a great introduction to learn how the Joomla CMS is developed
- "Community Openings - October 2020" lists several areas within the Joomla community that need your help at this time
Tips and tricks
- Joomla shack shared a tutorial on "How to Add Custom Fields to Joomla Contact Forms"
- TechJoomla shared a post on "Joomla Powering a Cloud-based Interview Management System"
- Joomla shack also shared "How to Upload and Use SVG Images in Joomla"
- And Joomlashack also posted "How to Set up Login and Logout Links in Joomla"
- OSTraining shows you "How to Change the Default Date Format in Joomla"
- OSTraining also provides instructions on"Enabling Two Factor Authentication in Joomla"
- The latest update for Joomla was released October 6th - Joomla 3.9.22 - this update includes bug fixes and minor improvements
- Joomla 4 Beta 4 is available, along with Joomla 3.10 Alpha 2
- Techjoomla has released version 3.0 of JTicketing, event management extension with Zoom and Jitsi integration
- Regular Labs has release Tabs version 7.8.0 extension - which allows you to add tabs within articles, modules, and 3rd party components
- Version 3.2.19 of EasySocial has been released by StackIdeas to address some minor issues since the previous release
- StackIdeas has also released Version 1.1.5 of EasyArticles
- Phoca Downloader 3.2.1 has been released by Phoca Extensions
- PayPlans 4.2.2 has been released by StackIdeas
- Social Chat 1.5 and below has been reported on the Vulnerable Extension List as having an SQL Injection security flaw
- MultiTwitter Module created by Abivia has been reported as being abandoned by the developer
- Google Cloud Media - allows you to manage media files hosting them in Google's Cloud Storage service instead of your web server
- Jitsi conferencing - gives you the ability to create new jitsi meetings by just adding a module to your site
- Joomla Chciago hosted a very successful JoomaDay Chicago event last weekend - watch for links to recordings and follow-up meetings soon
- Joomlashack is considering hosting another online Joomla conference in December - be sure to let them know if you would like to see it happen
- JNet Twin Cities is hosting their next monthly online meeting Tuesday, November 17th
- Every Saturday - 6:00-18:00 UTC - Bugs and Fun @ Home - you can help Joomla move forward
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