We've been receiving quite a lot of request for EasySocial to be able to send out newsletters to the registered users. Well, here we are! In EasySocial 1.2.7, we've developed a custom field that allows your users to subscribe to your MailChimp list easily. The mailchimp custom field helps you to send out newsletters to the respected profile types. I know that we can use the Joomla!'s native mass messenging but it can only be sent out ...

Responsive. The magical word that can make us drool and impressed while gives headaches to the designers. It has the power to magically change your awesome website into a super awesome mobile site. Responsive is the name of the game.  In this post, I'm inviting all of you to check out a responsive Joomla! template for your Joomla! site. SJ iCentre, the latest template from Smartaddons is responsive-ready; making it suitable for your bloggin ...

We believe that no man is an island. Therefore, in the spirit of Open Source, no web developer can be successful without collaborating with another developer. Likewise for us at StackIdeas, we believe in the power of partnerships. In today's blog, we're happy to announce a new partnership is formed with a cool Joomla template club TemPlaza. TemPlaza specializes in developing functional and stunning Joomla and Wordpress templates. Kickstarting t ...

Do you always face a dilemma in choosing the right template for your Joomla site? Whether if you are starting a new site or revamping an existing one, the frustration could take away the motivation needed to complete the site on time. In today's blog, we are happy to show you the Right Joomla template, I mean, the template aptly named as Right! We are happy to have the folks at ThemeRox to build this template that supports EasySocial and EasyDis ...

We are proud to announce the release of EasySocial 1.2! This is not some normal, minor upgrades but rather a major breakthrough in the development of EasySocial. We took our users' opinion and feedback very seriously; went through few process of filtering in order to sort out the functions that is needed to be in our gem. All of our developers burned the midnight oil just to deliver the best, most valuable social networking component to Joomla! ...

Folks, just an update on our progress and some of you may have been curious as to why there were some slight delays from RC 4 to RC 5. I must admit that we've made some mistakes on our end when we were dealing with the language strings in emails and this causes problems when the site is multi lingual. With the updates on RC 5, you will be able to build a true multi lingual social network for your Joomla! powered website. These are some of the ...

Here's a little history about Purity -- it was developed by Joomlart and the template came as a winner in the contest organized by Joomla. Since then, Purity was bundled into the Joomla installer till today. After went through many revisions, Purity III is now all refreshed for Joomla 3.x. The best part of this is that Purity now supports EasyBlog, EasySocial and EasyDiscuss! This support is truly a great honor for us at StackIdeas! In the rec ...

Do you love numbers? Can you paint a detailed picture based on raw data from graphs, lists, or statistics? Would you like to understand HOW is your Joomla website is performing? I'm not talking about Google Adsense here but something that is more Joomla-centric... Enter Content Statistics developed by JoomlaThat! Content Statistics is a great tool to measure key areas of your contents shown in your Joomla website. We are honored to share with yo ...

I have been wanting to write a blog on the progress of the beta test but was a little occupied with the development of EasySocial. Since I have some time today, I would like to announce the availability of EasySocial 1.2 RC1 in our Issues section. The entire team have been working really hard for this release and in total, we have addressed over 350 Issues and also worked on over 100 different improvements over the existing version of EasyS ...

We are so hAppy to announce Appy, the new Joomla! theme by one of our partners, ThemeXpert. Not only it's an awesome and trendy theme, it also supports EasySocial, EasyBlog and EasyDiscuss. For EasyBlog, EasySocial and EasyDiscuss users, you now have another choice of theme to add up to your library. The best part is that Appy comes with 12 preset colour style on both light and dark. This means that applying it on your site would be easy, without ...