What is Joomla!?

joomlaJoomla is an award-winning content management system (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone.


What are some real world examples of what Joomla! can do?

Joomla is used all over the world to power Web sites of all shapes and sizes. For example:

  • Corporate Web sites or portals
  • Corporate intranets and extranets
  • Online magazines, newspapers, and publications
  • E-commerce and online reservations
  • Government applications
  • Small business Web sites
  • Non-profit and organizational Web sites
  • Community-based portals
  • School and church Web sites
  • Personal or family homepages

Benefits of a Joomla! Web Site

Powerful Productivity Modules

As an administrator of a Joomla! CMS site you can take advantage of all of the custom tools that are available to make your site more productive. Within your web browser administration interface you will be able to perform tasks such as:

  1. Create and publish new content without knowing html
  2. Create complex forms with our forms component
  3. Create new menu items without knowing html
  4. Upload, Crop, and rotate images
  5. Create photo and video galleries
  6. Upload and download files via FTP right from the admin
  7. Top notch WYSIWYG Editor that puts you in total control of your content.

Audio and Media

With your Joomla! site you will be able to upload and play any of the standard media file types that are in use today. You will also be able to stream your videos from YouTube, Vimeo and other free video social sites.

Just let RA Web Design know what you want your site to do and we’ll find a way to do it!