Joomla! is a free and open-source Content Management System (CMS) for publishing web content. Over the years Joomla! has won several awards. It is built on a model-view-controller web application framework that can be used independently of the CMS that allows you to build powerful online applications.
Joomla! is among some of the most popular website software, thanks to its global community of developers and volunteers, who make sure the platform is user-friendlily, extendable, multilingual, accessible, responsive, search engine optimized and so much more.
The definition of a CMS is an application (that's web-based), that provides capabilities for multiple users with different permission levels to manage (all or a section of) content, data or information of a website project, or intranet application.
Managing content refers to creating, editing, archiving, publishing, collaborating on, reporting, distributing website content, data and information.
Joomla! can be used for:
Some companies and organisations have requirements that go beyond what is available in the Joomla! Core package. In those cases, Joomla's powerful application framework makes it easy for developers to create sophisticated add-ons that extend the power of Joomla into virtually unlimited directions.
The core Joomla! Framework enables developers to quickly and easily build: