Hello there folks! Ok, so here’s the story. I had to batch create Joomla users (about 4000 of them) from an excel file that my client provided. So I created all the users successfully (using phpMyAdmin), but there was one problem. Read more
I was building this Joomla 1.6 site for a client and I needed to display a banner image only on the home page. So I was thinking – Use the Banners component, or do some coding instead? Components can be boring and I love coding (I think) so I chose the latter. Read more
Not many Joomla developers have made their components, plugins or modules compatible with the new Joomla 1.6. ChronoEngine.com (maker of ChronoForms) is one of the few companies that have made their products fit for J1.6. Read more
I just started using Joomla 1.6 a week ago and I love the enhancements in the administrator backend. There was one problem though – inserting flash into an article was really killing me. TinyMCE kept on messing up my code after I saved the article. Read more
I usually create my own PHP scripts for my Fabrik forms, because a lot of the websites I develop require massive customization for most of the form actions.
Things were ok, until I came across this damn drop down list. Read more
Fabrik is a very versatile and powerful Joomla extension which you can use to create things like a user management system, an online inventory, contact forms and more!
IndonesiaYellowPages.net is a directory site created by yours truly using Joomla together with a great extension, Sobi2. Sobi2 is an easy-to-use and highly customizable directory extension developed by Sigsui.net.
Creating an Online Directory using Sobi2
If you have ever tried making a web directory just by using Joomla’s sections, categories and articles then you’d understand the painful process. The Sobi2 component makes it easy to add categories, sub-categories and entries.
Sobi2 Key Features
Sobi2’s layout and design can easily be customized too. One great thing is that the Sobi2 component comes with a form whereby anyone can add their own online shop into our directory. With this, users and visitors can contribute in populating your directory and it will keep on expanding.[adsense1]
Most Popular Sobi2 Plugins, Modules & Extensions
Here are some of the hottest addons for Sobi2 Component.
- SobiSEF Plugin
- Reiviews & Listing
- Report Listing
- OpenSEF Plugin
- Radius Distance Search Plugin
- Gallery Plugin
- Featured Listings Plugin
- Download Plugin
- Media Plugin