The Joomla Manual provides step-by-step instructions for anyone wanting to create a stand-alone website using the free Joomla 3 website creation software.
The manual takes you through the process of downloading the software, finding a hosting company, installing the software, configuring it, and creating your first pages.
The manual provides all the information you need to get started if you have never created your own website before, or if you have never used Joomla before. No previous knowledge is assumed or anticipated.
Learn how to create categories, articles, and menus. Learn how to modify your site, add extensions, modules and plugins. Learn how to add a new template and images. Learn how to upgrade and configure media.
All this and more is described step-by step from start to finish in the Joomla manual for Joomla 3.
Hundreds of developers have been improving Joomla since the first version was released in 2005. This has made Joomla extremely popular, easy to use, stable and secure. Easy is a relevant term, and there is a steep learning curve if you have never created a website before, but the step-by-step process takes you through in easy stages to make powerful website creation tools to the masses.
Powerful enough out of the box for most people’s needs, Joomla also has thousands of free extensions and templates which allowing you to customize your site to fit any specific needs you may have. It has been used to create over two million websites from single page sites to sites used by some of the largest companies in the world.