Joomla! 3: An Essential Management System

  • Joomla! 3: An Essential Management System, Singapore SKillsFuture elarning online course
  • Joomla! 3: An Essential Management System, Singapore SKillsFuture elarning online course
  • Joomla! 3: An Essential Management System, Singapore SKillsFuture elarning online course
  • Joomla! 3: An Essential Management System, Singapore SKillsFuture elarning online course
  • Joomla! 3: An Essential Management System, Singapore SKillsFuture elarning online course
  • Joomla! 3: An Essential Management System, Singapore SKillsFuture elarning online course

Course Description

Joomla is a popular and highly functional content management system. Joomla is a mobile ready, responsive system that will adapt to user platforms and is extremely user friendly for both site users and site managers. In this VTC course, author Melanie Hedgespeth will show you how to install Joomla and work with the site from an administrative standpoint. From the administration side of Joomla you will learn how to handle users and permissions, increase Joomla functionality with extensions, change templates and most importantly how to keep your site secure and backed up.

Keep your back covered with Joomla!

- Learn how you can keep your page secure and backed up with Joomla
- Know how Joomla can play a constructive part in maintaining your page
- Learn how Joomla can prevent malicious acts on your page
​- Understand how Joomla's key functions can fend off attacks on your pages

This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

Course Objectives

1. Understand the introduction to Joomla 
2. Know how to utilize Joomla for page security 
3. Know how to create your site using Joomla 
4. Able to control content on your site using Joomla

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Joomla Overview

Joomla Community

Joomla Basics


Getting Acquainted with Joomla

Getting Help When You Need It

Installation Preparation


Joomla Installation Requirements

Website Plan



Local Installation Files

Local Installation pt. 1

Local Installation pt. 2

Local Install Additional Instance

Web Host One Click Install

Web Host Manual Install

Getting Started on Your Site


Getting Into Joomla & the Joomla Database

Control Panel Introduction

Managing Content


Basic Article Editing

Categories pt. 1

Categories pt. 2

Creating an Article pt. 1

Creating an Article pt. 2

Creating an Article pt. 3

Creating an Article pt. 4

Creating an Article pt. 5

Article Manager Options pt. 1

Article Manager Options pt. 2

Article Manager Options pt. 3

Media Content Management


Images for Articles pt. 1

Images for Articles pt. 2

Images in Modules

Image Gallery Extension

Image Slideshow Extension

Implementing Your Own Logo

Change the Header Image

Media Manager Options

Offline & Category Images

Embed a YouTube or Vimeo Video

Video Extension

Video Gallery Extension



Working with Menus

Menu Item Types pt. 1

Menu Item Types pt. 2

Menu Item Types pt. 3

Submenus & Organizing Menu Items

Menu Options




Creating Contacts

Contacts Menu Item

Contact Details pt. 1

Contact Details pt. 2

Contact Form Layout & Other Options

Searching for Contacts

Add a Module to List Contact Information

Contact Form Extension

Home Page


Layout Options pt. 1

Layout Options pt. 2



Customizing the Default Template

Template Files

Installing a Template

Template Positions

Extending Joomla



JCE Editor



Latest Articles Module

Random Image & Custom HTML Modules



Google Map Plugin

Language Manager


Install Languages

Content Language

Language Switcher



Banners pt. 1

Banners pt. 2

Banners pt. 3




Tags pt. 1

Tags pt. 2




Creating Users

Frontend Users

Backend Users

User Groups & Permissions

User Notes, Mail & Configuration

System Details


Global Configuration pt. 1

Global Configuration pt. 2

System Menu



Updating Joomla

Updating Extensions


Preview Available


Backup Extension

Backup Options

Security pt. 1

Security pt. 2

Security pt. 3


Preview Available


Recover an Admin Password

WAMP Automatic Startup

Update phpMyAdmin

Wrap Up


Course Review



About the Author


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SkillsFuture Credit Eligible
SGD $40.00
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