Joomla 1.6 Tutorials are here

Our Joomla 1.6 Tutorials have arrived! You can jump in directly via the following link: Joomla 1.6 Tutorials

Some tutorials to take special note of:


Joomla 1.6 brings a number of new features to Joomla, but still retains the same easy to use interface, as well as continuing to be fully extendable via the many thousands of Joomla extensions available. We hope our tutorials prove useful to all, but especially to those starting out with Joomla.


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  • Sounds geeky, but this is serious. If you have not heard about 2 FA or two factor authentication it means you are not yet using it. Are you using a password manager yet? As well as a password manager you need to be using 2FA on any websites that offer it. Especially your main Google/Yahoo/Facebook […]

  • Backups are something for another time, right? Unfortunately, this viewpoint will leave you in quite a difficult situation when ‘another time’ turns out to be the downtime (system or device failure, or a system compromise) you experience due to not having a backup system in place. Just how important are backups, and how easy are […]

  • You open up your phone/tablet/computer in the morning and notice the familiar “update available” notification. Should you just put off the update to another time? Or do you worry that if you update, it may create other issues for you? Read on for the important things you should consider. The short answer is YES, you […]

  • First of all, what even is SSL/HTTPS? You can read the nitty-gritty over on Wikipedia if you like, but basically SSL/HTTPS refers to a secure connection to a website. You will have seen it being used on many other websites. A (usually) green padlock icon next to the domain name you are visiting (lookup and see it […]

  • If you own a domain name, sooner or later you will receive domain renewal notices. Sometimes emails about retaining your spot on search engines will also be sent to you. How do you know if these are legitimate? Read on and we’ll try to explain. Please note, your domain name is a VERY important part of […]