Is your Joomla or Wordpress CMS correctly installed and optimized?

Creating a website with an open source CMS (Content Management System) like Wordpress or Joomla allows you to avoid being trapped in a subscription-based web service, which represents the lowest common denominator of all users needs without possibility of evolution.

It is also an opportunity to be able to optimize the design, security and performances of his site, which is an advantage in a competitive market where small details can make a difference. Here are some basic rules to get started.

Detect 404 errors with Google Data Studio

Google Data Studio is a new and free web application that allows you to create customized web analytics reports based on a variety of data sources, including Google Analytics, Adwords, Console search, and even CSV files or MySQL databases.

This tool not only creates charts with a professional design, but it is possible to add buttons to change data on the fly, for instance according to date ranges or the country of origin of visitors.

Blog – Gantry 5 test bench: template development for Joomla! and Wordpress

Gantry 5 is a multiplatform open source framework (code library) designed by Rocket Theme, a well-known Joomla! developer since the Mambo era. It is installed on the Joomla! and Wordpress CMS to ease the development of templates (or themes in Wordpress terminology). It was rewarded by the participants at the J and Beyond conferences in Barcelona in 2016.