Joomla! CMS is chosen by 2.8 million websites worldwide. And these aren’t just any sites choosing Joomla! CMS. For example, Harvard University, EBay, Heathrow Airport, Peugeot, Barnes and Noble, MTV Greece, etc.
And what is more spectacular, you can create similar websites on your own. And it doesn’t matter whether you are just heading towards a developer career or keep honing your skills. You will definitely find a bunch of useful resources in the list below.
As distant education gets more popular becoming a certified Joomla! Specialist is turning into a matter of a few mouse clicks. Make yourself comfortable in an armchair and study on!
Free Joomla Courses
- Joomla 3 – The Basics
- Joomla 3 Beginner
- Joomla: Create a Joomla Website This Weekend With NO CODING!
- Build your Site with Joomla 3
- Upgrade from Joomla 2.5 to Joomla 3
- Start Here - Beginners Guide to Learning Joomla!
Paid Joomla Courses
- The Fastest And Easiest Way To Learn Joomla 3 For Beginners
- Learn Joomla 2-day Beginners Course
- Joomlashack University
- Beginner’s Guide to Using Joomla
- A bunch of Joomla! courses for Non Coders And Absolute Joomla Beginners
If you want to get your Joomla! website up and running quickly, there is a bunch of online Joomla! tutorials. Watch short videos to find answers to your questions about Joomla! functionality.
Free Joomla Tutorials
- Joomla! YouTube Channel
- Step by Step Joomla! Tutorial
- How to Build a Website with Joomla
- How to Start a Website with Joomla
Paid Joomla Tutorials
- Joomla! 3.3 Essentials: Modules, Components, Extensions, and Templates
- Joomla! 3.3 Essentials: Working with Content
- Migrating from Joomla! 2.5 to Joomla! 3.3
- Installing and Running Joomla! 3: Local and Web-Hosted Sites
- Joomla! 3 Essential Training
- Templating with Joomla! 3 and Bootstrap
- Adding Dynamic Functionality to Your Joomla! Site
If you think that there is nothing better than acquiring knowledge from books, then you will surely enhance your Joomla! expertise by reading the editions from the list.
- Joomla! 3 Beginner's Guide
- Beginning Joomla! (Expert's Voice in Open Source)
- Joomla! For Dummies
- Joomla! Bible
- Joomla! 3 Boot Camp: 30-Minute Lessons to Joomla!
- Using Joomla: Building Powerful and Efficient Web Sites
- The Official Joomla! Book (Joomla! Press)
- Joomla! Programming (Joomla! Press)
- Learning Joomla! 3 Extension Development
- Programming Joomla Plugins: All You Ever Wanted to Know About Joomla Plugins
- Advanced Joomla! (Expert's Voice in Web Development)
- PHP Objects, Patterns, and Practice
- Joomla! Templates (Joomla! Press)
- And other Joomla! Books
It is a good idea to learn from people around us, especially when you can benefit from their experience and apply the gained knowledge to your own practice. Follow Joomla! blogs - valuable sources of expert’s tips, announcements, case studies and trends.
- Joomla! Blogger
- Joomla! Community Magazine
- Brian Teeman’s Blog
- Joomla and More
- Joomla! Beat Podcast
If you are ready to share your expertise and ideas with other Joomla! Community members you might be interested in joining various Joomla! related portals.
Joomla! Forums and Q&A Sites
Have a question? Want to share code or get an advice from experienced Joomla! users? Register at popular forums and Q&A websites.
Other Useful Resources
If you want to meet like-minded people a good way to do so is by joining gatherings and conferences in your location. Plus, you can establish a bunch of valuable contacts.
We are sure you have useful resources to add to the list. Please share them in comments below.
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