PacktLib: Joomla! 3 Template Essentials

Joomla! 3 Template Essentials

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewer

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Joomla! Template System

What is a Joomla! template?

Introducing the Joomla! Template Manager

Summary

Joomla! Template Frameworks

Understanding the Joomla! template framework

Learning different frameworks

The past and future of frameworks

Summary

Building a Template from a Framework

Web design trends

Setting client expectations

Home page

Building a template based on the framework

Summary

Advanced Template and Styling Tricks

Constructing a template

Modules and plugins

Advance hover effects

Typography tips

Reducing the number of images

Summary

Selling Your Template

Are you ready to sell?

Validate, optimize, and test your templates before, not after

You are selling much more than a template

Pricing your templates

Tips for selling online templates

Where and how to sell

Summary

Index