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It's amazing ... how easy it is to Do More with Joomla 3.3
Written by Max Lynam   
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 17:32

 

 

As a website owner, if you could invest 30 seconds, click one button and improve the performance of your website by 10% or more, would you do it?
What if that one click also greatly improved the security of your website overall, as well as the security of your users?

This all sounds pretty great, and it is. Read on and get ready to take advantage of the Joomla! 3.3 Stable release scheduled for 30 April 2014. Get ready to Do More with Joomla!

Joomla! 3.3 - Perform Better ...

The Joomla! 3.3 Release has bundled in an awesome kicker for all website owners: 3.3 will boost your performance by 10% or more and make that elusive “search engine love” even easier.

There's been code brewing for a complete overhaul of the JRouter for a while. The JRouter is the traffic director for Joomla, the router for all page rendering, URLs, etc. The 3.3 release contains the first implementation of this new router. Testing has shown a 10% increase in website speed, and over 2.5 seconds faster page load times. This is a huge performance boost and if you follow other speed boosting best practices you will see more conversions and better SEO results - helping you Do More with Joomla!

Even More Security Enhancements in Joomla! 3.3

Security and stability are some of the most important considerations when running a commercial website. Joomla! 3.3 delivers both, with the 3.3 release being the most stable Joomla release ever and the most secure CMS on the planet!

The Joomla! 3.x series has seen numerous security enhancements, such as 2-Factor Authentication, improved "Remember Me" and more. The Joomla! 3.3 release steps up security further via an updated minimum PHP Version, implementation of enhanced cryptography and more.

All of these enhancements in Joomla security gives you an even better reason to ensure your website is up to date and secure - helping you Do More With Joomla!

Stay up to Date

For the latest news on the Joomla! release schedule, view the official release thread at http://www.joomla.org/announcements/release-news.

Subscribe and keep an eye on the Joomla! Community Magazine, Joomla! social media accounts (https://twitter.com/joomla, https://www.facebook.com/joomla, https://www.google.com/+joomla), and other channels as we highlight the amazing Joomla! 3.x series, expand on the details of the Joomla 3.3 features …. and demonstrate how Joomla! 3.3 will help you Do More with Joomla!.

Want to let the world know about 3.3?

Here is the official media pack for the Joomla! 3.3 release:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/8wnquy18xxqmk3k/CGv_t0k5T1

Feel free to use the resources in the media pack to promote Joomla! 3.3, share with friends and your local JUGs, web geeks and marketers.

Promote your blog posts, tweets and more on our social media channels, so we can let others know and help spread the word. @Joomla! … be #jpositiv :)