John PitchersSince 2005, I've supported my family working from home building Joomla sites for paying clients.

If you're a first-time Joomla user, or building a freelance career of your own, I'm sharing everything I've learned one post at a time.

“My mission is to help you become the best Joomler you can be. Are you ready?

The Joomla Website Launch Checklist

Far too often websites get launched that look finished but are far from it. We follow a rule when building new sites at Joomstore. When a site looks to be 90% done, it's only about half way there. Here's a 35 point launch list to check off before going live with your next site.

10 years of Joomla!

It's hard to believe. August 17, 2015 marked Joomla's 10th birthday. 11 years ago in April 2004 I uploaded my first Mambo site. Mambo forked into Joomla a year later. Here's a quick look back over 10 years in business building Joomla - and a few Mambo - websites.

How to Create Template Overrides in Joomla... The Easy Way

Way back in Joomla 1.5, we were given the ability to override output from the Joomla core. The method involved manually copying folders from the core into the relevant folder inside your template. If you are still doing it that way then you are doing it the hard way. You may not know it but there is a simpler method. In Joomla 3, you can now create overrides and edit your code inside the template manager.

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