Joomla is used for making blogs and newspapers websites like eBay, Citibank, General Electric, IHOP and more.
Joomla 1.6 version has added some features that are:-
- Sections are removed now and replaced with categories and sub categories.
- Now you can update components and plugins in one click like wordpress do.
- Template styles is also added which gives more control to designer working on different parts of design and then applying there changes to different parts of the website.
- Now Media player supports multiple file upload.
- New access control list(ACL) is that let administrators have more granular control when creating user groups and offering user permissions to various aspects of a site.
- It is possible to install packages containing different extensions.
- Template and layer overrides is another features of 1.6 version which is good for menus and modules visibility.
- Joomla 1.6 runs faster on localhost then 1.5.
- Now 1.6 version comes with great admin look then 1.5.
So today i have discussed features of joomla 1.6.