In our previous post in this series we have just created a new content plugin. We have created the plugin’s xml manifest file and now its our turn to install the plugin. In this post, we see how to instal and enable the plugin. Enable and Test your new Plugin After installing the plugin, we need to enable it. Plugins installed first time remain disabled. For enabling the plugin, go to Extensions > Plugin Manager. In Plugin Manager: Plugins screen you see the plugins listed. For easlily locating the content plugin, select Disabled in –Select Status– drop down list. That Read more
At last I found this updated book for learning developing Joomla! 3 Extension Development. The book covers almost all aspects of Joomla! extension development; however, I think there could some more practical projects to illustrate how to develop different types of Joomla! extensions.
Here is a short video tutorial on how to backup a Joomla! 2.5 website using Akeeba Backup. This tutorial is prepared by www.discussjoomla.com. You can also use Akeeba Backup for backing up Joomla! 1.5 and Joomla 3.
Joomla has many extensions and out of theme some are extremely necessary for building a successful site. Some extension I cannot forget and wish those are part of the core Joomla! distribution. In this article I introduce two extensions. Please let me know if you also think that these should be part of Joomla! distribution.