Joomla 3.9 Released — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 | 18.10

Joomla 3.9 is now available to install or upgrade your existing Joomla sites… This release is referred to as “The Privacy Tool Suite“…. marking the tenth minor release in the 3.x series…

This release packs in more than 250 improvements… with privacy as its main focus, including setting up Joomla to automatically handle core forms to request consent before collecting any personal data, a new search feature in the backend to search for a specific article content, and many more…

If you’re running a website or blog powered by Joomla and haven’t upgraded, it’s recommended that you do so soon, if not immediately… Many security improvements and feature enhancements were added as well..

For more about this release, please check its news page here

This brief post shows students and new users how to install or upgrade Joomla to the latest released version easily… If you don’t already have websites powered by Joomla, then use the steps below to install a new site with Joomla…

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Joomla 3.8.13 Released — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 | 18.10

Joomla 3.8.13 is now available to install or upgrade your existing Joomla site… This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses 5 security vulnerabilities….

If you’re running a website or blog powered by Joomla and haven’t upgraded, it’s recommended that you do so soon, if not immediately… Many of the security issues discovered are considered low priority – Core… so no big threats for now… but important that you update your site(s)….

For more about this release, please check its news page here

This brief post shows students and new users how to install or upgrade Joomla to the latest released version easily… If you don’t already have websites powered by Joomla, then use the steps below to install a new site with Joomla.

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Joomla 3.8.12 Released — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 LTS

Joomla 3.8.12 is now available to install or upgrade your existing Joomla site… This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses 3 security vulnerabilities and contains over 20 bug fixes and improvements….

If you’re currently running a website or blog powered by Joomla and haven’t upgraded, it’s recommended that you do so soon, if not immediately… Many of the security issues dicovered are considered low to moderate priority… so no big threats for now… but important that you update your site(s)….

For more about this release, please check its news page here

This brief post shows students and new users how to install or upgrade Joomla to the latest released version easily… If you don’t already have websites powered by Joomla, then use the steps below to install a new site with Joomla.

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Joomla 3.8.8 is Now Available.. Here’s how to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 17.10 | 18.04

Joomla 3.8.8 is now available to install or upgrade your existing Joomla site… this is a security release which addresses 9 security vulnerabilities, contains over 50 bug fixes, and includes various security related improvements…

If you’re currently running a website powered by Joomla, it’s recommended that you upgrade to the latest version soon, if not immediately… Many of the security issues dicovered are considered low to moderate priority… so no big threats for now… but you should probably upgrade anyway..

This brief post shows students and new users how to install or upgrade Joomla to the latest released version easily… If you don’t already have websites powered by Joomla, then use the steps below to install a new site with Joomla.

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Ranking Successfully with Joomla in 2018 and Beyond

There are few things you should do right away if you want to rank Joomla blogs and websites higher on Google search result pages in 2018 and beyond… and they’re simple!

You probably have read countless tutorials online about optimizing websites and blogs using Joomla CMS… there are some really good ones and some really bad ones… This post is going to show students and new users how to and what to do when starting a new Joomla blog or website in 2018 and beyond to rank successfully…

As you may already know, Google is the king of search and what they recommend, you should probably follow and do them… To to rank better, follow Google’s recommended practices… Read More

Install Joomla CMS on Windows 10 Desktop / Server with XAMPP Support

Joomla, is a free open source, mobile-ready and user-friendly content management software use to create many of the websites and applications you use every day…. from personal blogs to eCommerce to almost any types of websites… In order to run Joomla, you’ll need to install a webserver, a database server and PHP server scripting modules…

Majority of the time Joomla will be installed on a Linux system, including Ubuntu with either the LAMP or LEMP stack… However, there are some open source projects today that are making it possible to install Joomla on Microsoft Windows desktops and servers…

One such project is XAMPP… XAMPP is a completely free, easy to install Apache distribution containing MariaDB, PHP, and Perl.

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Joomla with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP on Microsoft Windows 10 or Server computers…

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Setup Joomla on Ubuntu 16.04 | 17.10 | 18.04 with Nginx, MariaDB, PHP 7.2 and Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS Certificates

If you’re going to be developing websites and blogs powered by Joomla, you should start with ensuring that all your pages are HTTPS compliant with SSL/TLS certificates installed… You can do that with free Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS certificates…

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Joomla CMS on Ubuntu 16.04 / 17.10 and 18.04 LTS with Nginx, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 support with Let’s Encrypt free SSL/TLS enabled… {LEMP + Let’s Encrypt}

This setup will probably be how all Joomla sites will be configured going forward, since Google is strongly encouraging website owners to use SSL/TLS encryption for all web pages..

Also, Joomla is PHP 7.2 compatible.. so why not use the latest PHP? However, before using PHP 7.2, make sure all your plugins and themes are compatible or you’ll seriously run into issues..

When you’re ready to get Joomla working, continue with the steps below:

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Install Joomla on Ubuntu 16.04 | 17.10 | 18.04 with Apache2, MariaDB, PHP 7.2 and Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS Certificates

If you are thinking about running websites and blogs build on Joomla CMS, you should definitely consider using SSL/TLS certificates… Google and other Internet companies are encouraging webmasters to use HTTPS across their entire site and on all pages…

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Joomla CMS on Ubuntu 16.04 / 17.10 and 18.04 LTS with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 support with Let’s Encrypt free SSL/TLS enabled… {LAMP + Let’s Encrypt}

This setup will probably be how all Joomla sites will be configured going forward, since Google is strongly encouraging website owners to use SSL/TLS encryption for all web pages..

Also, Joomla is PHP 7.2 compatible.. so why not use the latest PHP? However, before using PHP 7.2, make sure all your plugins and themes are compatible or you’ll seriously run into issues..

When you’re ready to get Joomla working, continue with the steps below:

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Install Joomla on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with OpenLiteSpeed, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

Want to run Joomla on OpenLiteSpeed HTTP server? The steps below is a great place to start…

When you look at the web hosting landscape, you’ll see majority of the sites hosted on Apache2 or Nginx HTTP servers.. However, few people know about OpenLiteSpeed or Lighttpd HTTP servers and the performance benefits they provide…

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Joomla on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with OpenLiteSpeed, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 support. If you haven’t heard of OpenLiteSpeed, is an open source web server developed by LiteSpeed Technology. It’s designed to be lightweight with a user friendly web interface to create and manage your websites.

You will learn how to install OpenLiteSpeed with MariaDB and PHP 7.1… and how to configure OpenLiteSpeed to allow Joomla to work. When you’re ready, continue with the steps below:

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Install Joomla on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Lighttpd, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

If you scan the web today, you’ll see webmasters installing and using Joomla on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Apache2 or Nginx and MariaDB with PHP support… This post is going to show you how to use Lighttpd HTTP server instead…

Lighttpd is a secure, fast and flexibly HTTP server with a small memory footprint compared to other web-servers… Its event-driven architecture is optimized for a large number of parallel connections (keep-alive) which is important for high performance dynamic applications..

Joomla, a powerful and popular content management systems (CMS) is the right tool to develop and build powerful and dynamic websites based on PHP is flexible and can be run on variety or HTTP servers..

This brief tutorial is going to show students and new users how to install Joomla on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Lighttpd, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

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