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What is Joomla?

Published on December 9, 2020
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By Lyn Muldrow
Senior Developer Educator
What is Joomla?

Joomla is a highly customizable, free and open source web content management system (CMS) used to publish web content.

Written in PHP and based on a Model-View-Controller (MVC) application framework, Joomla connects sites to a MySQL or PostgreSQL database for content management and focuses on usability and extensibility for its users through its platform.

To learn more about Joomla, visit Joomla’s website.

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