Joomla is an open source content management system (CMS), which helps in making complex web sites and powerful online applications. Joomla is the most popular software that is user-friendly and freely available to everyone.
Joomla! 1.6 has arrived! It is the newer version of Joomla which includes more power, more control and more new options. Latest version of Joomla is rebuilt from ground up, and this release will help small, medium enterprises business in such a way that they can deliver web sites, intranets and applications to their target markets.
Features of Joomla 1.6
Joomla 1.6 is a free, open source content management system (CMS) with more power and effortless to use. Joomla 1.6 comes up with new features for its end-users and site administrators which include:
- Now you can have finer access controls, for viewing and editing the content with configurable user groups and viewing levels.
- A user-defined category structure, from simple one-level to complex multi-level categories.
- An installation improvement is another set of feature which allows multiple extension installations in one package, updatable with a single click.
- For easy production of multi-lingual sites, you can have expanded language support.
- Start and end publishing times for modules with more control over where they display,
- One more feature such as fresh new templates and semantic markup.
- More creative control through template styles.
- Hundreds of additional features, streamlining workflow and productivity.
Now you can have new opportunities to integrate, compete and expand into existing and new markets, with the help of advanced and rich API’s. Moreover, graphic designers can get more control and flexibility from the style improvements, for creating the perfect effect for any website and audience. Joomla 1.6 administrators now have new opportunities such as easy access, functional or even mobile-friendly administrator areas.
Earlier, Joomla is embedded with very less features but now Joomla 1.6 has arrived with some latest features, functionalities and many more. Therefore, it can be concluded that Joomla 1.6 is the best platform for the Joomla designers to work with.