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The JED index.html Requirement Dropped

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Effective April 1, 2013 the Joomla Extensions Directory will drop the requirement for index.html files in all folders.

Why the change?

The rule is obsolete and has not been an effective ‘security' measure for a long time. You can read more about it here:

The #1 error with extensions submitted to be listed in the JED is SE1 (missing...

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ACP Presentation at The Foundery

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Tuesday March 26th was our first event at The Foundery, with Alan Langford presenting the Abivia Content Pattern Plugin to a small but very interested group.

The Foundery, located near Bathurst and Dundas is a coworking space that offers an office away from home for “artists, entrepreneurs, innovators and independents”. Our event was held in their conference room, which offers space for a...

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Fabrik 3.0.7 OUT!

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We're hugely excited to announce that we have released Fabrik 3.0.7 for Joomla 2.5

We strongly advise you to update if you are running earlier versions of Fabrik. Fabrik 3.0.7 is not for Joomla 3+ - for that you will need to use Fabrik 3.1b. Obviously our next focus will be to release a release candidate for Fabrik 3.1b. All of the changes listed here will also be available in Fabrik 3.1rc1


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Phoca Install version 3 (Joomla! 3) released

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Phoca Install component version 3.0.0 (Joomla! 3) has been released.

Download: Phoca Install component download site.


  • Overwritten to Joomla! 3 framework
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Invitex ver 2.7 is here with Joomla 3.X support !

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Hey All Invitex Fans ! The wait is over :)

Invitex 2.7 is now available for Download !  The 2.7 release adds support for Joomla 3X & also adds Payplans support for registration. Besides these, there are 9 bugs fixed. Existing subscribers can download the release immediately from the my Subscriptions area.

In case your subscription has exired, you might want to take advantage of our Easter...

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SEO Presentation at The Foundery April 30

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Tuesday April 30th 6:30 Pm - 8:30 pm

Our next event at The Foundery, with Vic Garbutt presenting techniques for Search Engine Optimization of Joomla! websites.

SEO is a moving target, changing month by month is some cases. But the basics have remained the same. Good Keywords, well used, with great links and fresh unique valuable content, connected into your social media networks will give...

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Joomla! 3.1.0 to Release on April 15

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Joomla version 3.1.0 will be released on April 15. This will give us a little more time to test and fine-tune the exciting new tagging feature and also to fix some other unrelated issues.

Version 3.1.0_beta3 will be released on March 29. This will have the same feature set as the final 3.1.0 release. We encourage people to download and try the beta version and provide feedback.

The Tags...

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Vertical menu enhanced

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Up until now, all YOOtheme templates came with a horizontal dropdown menu. Showroom was the first theme to make use of a vertical navigation. This type of navigation has a completely different usability, but also brought new challenges for us.

The main problem when activating a submenu is that the dropdown disappears, whenever you move your mouse directly into the dropdown by leaving the...

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Zoo - Creating an address field element

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Here's a short tutorial on creating a zoo element that has multiple sub-fields. A good example for the same, which we've also used as a sample is an address field. An adress field will typically have different parts such as city, zip, state etc. I assume you have already gone through the zoo documentation on creating a new custom element -

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Easter Sale!!

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Its time to welcome the Spring and there could be no other better way than Shopping!!

So come and meet our Bunny who is ready offering discounts on all our extensions storewide!



Just use the discount code - EASTER2013 while shopping in our Techjoomla store. 

The deal expires on March 31st, 2013. So Hurry!!


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