Course Introduction

From absolute beginners to the professional web developers, Joomla is used widely in building and managing websites. Joomla is an open source Content Management System (CMS) and is one of the most popular online applications. Moreover, it is developed with the help of PHP, Software Design Patterns, Object Oriented Programming and MySQL. Datrix Training introduces 1-day Joomla Training program to provide delegates with the fundamental knowledge and skills required to create an effective website.


What's Included

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Course Content

Introduction to Joomla

  • Define Open Source
  • What is Joomla?
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Joomla
  • Versions of Joomla
  • Explore Frontend and Backend
  • Joomla CMS

Installation of Joomla

  • Requirements for Joomla Installation
  • Joomla Template Installation
  • Joomla Extension Installation
  • Joomla Update instruction


  • Navigating Joomla Administrator area
  • Workflow of Joomla content
  • Creating categories in Joomla
  • Creating more Joomla articles
  • How to add formatting?
  • Adding tags and images to Joomla articles
  • Link to articles, category blog and category list
  • Using featured articles
  • Working with menus
  • Adding images to articles
  • Changing article options


  • What are Joomla extensions?
  • Using Banners component
  • Using Contacts component
  • Using the Joomla update component
  • Using Messaging component
  • Using news feed components
  • Using redirect component
  • Using search component
  • Using smart search component
  • Using module management
  • Using plugin manager
  • Using language manager
  • Joomla Extension Directory (JED)
  • Installing extensions via install from web

Joomla Template

  • Default Joomla Templates
  • Customising the Joomla Template
  • User positions and modules
  • Add styles to Joomla Template

Insert Images

  • How to insert links?
  • Use of Joomla editor
  • Work with Joomla Modules
  • Add/Upload Media like pictures and videos
  • Creating Users
  • Inserting Links - JCE Editor
  • Uploading / Inserting Media files with JCE Editor
  • Useful Tips and Tricks

Delivery Methods


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What is the possible audience for this training?

Joomla Training is best suited for the individuals who are aware of HTML and CSS.

What are the pre-requirements for attending this course?

The delegates must have a basic knowledge of HTML and CSS before attending this course. Also, the individuals with the urge of building websites can get benefits from this training.

What are the advantages of using Joomla over others?   

Firstly, it is open source platform and free of cost. Secondly, Joomla is very easy to install and practice. Furthermore, it is compatible with all browsers, and even the templates are very flexible.

What are the limitations of the Joomla?

The plugins and modules in Joomla are not free. It gives compatibility issues at the time of installing some modules. Not only this, Joomla makes the site very heavy to load. Therefore, it is not much SEO friendly.

Are there any real-world instances of what Joomla can do?

Yes, there are many examples. Some of them are online magazines, reservations, newspapers and publications. It also includes community-based portals, government applications, corporate websites or portals and many more.

How long will this training take?

Joomla Training is the 1-day course.

Is the trainer or instructor certified in the same field?

Of course, the training will be delivered by certified and experienced instructors. All the trainers at Datrix Training have years of experience in their domain.