Joomla Blogs, News and Extensions

  Ahmad Justin EasyBlog
EasyBlog 5 : A Closer Look At Composer As stated by Mark on our previous EasyBlog 5's update, I'm writing about one of the cool features that are available in EasyBlog 5's composer. For those who's still in the dark, we've build a completely new composer for EasyBlog 5 and it's one of the crème de la crème features for it. Seeing that it's a very, very huge feature, it will take a lifetime for me to blog everything about it. I'll take one 'mini features' (if you may call it) to talk about: the new composer's text editor.  Resiz ...

  Ahmad Justin EasyBlog
BT Arise II - New Template From BowThemes I remember how hard it is to find a suitable Joomla template to suit our site's theme. We have to admit that for websites, people will judge it according to its appearance. This is why I am introducing a new theme by our friends at BowThemes, dubbed BT Arise II. Let's check out some of the features for this template: Responsiveness BT Arise II comes fully responsive, and it looks superbly good on any mobile devices, be it on your iPhones, Androids or Windows. 6-color-support Out-of-th ...

  Mark EasyBlog
EasyBlog 5 Development Progress As most of you have already knew, EasyBlog 5 has become a part of the our daily routine. Balancing between development and support is very taxing for most of us after we introduced EasySocial last year.   Our primary goal during the development phase of EasyBlog 5 is to push it out as fast as we could so that we could focus on our other offerings. In fact, our initial planned release date for EasyBlog 5 is on November 2014. However, after tons of trial and errors,  we wouldn't want t ...

  Ahmad Justin News
JSN PageBuilder by JoomlaShine There are times where we really have cool ideas to design our Joomla site but we lack the skills to pull it off. As one of the non-techies here in Stack Ideas, I feel so frustrated when facing with this issue. Luckily the JoomlaShine team have provided a simple solution to this frustrating issue; the JSN Pagebuilder. What is JSN PageBuilder, you asked? JSN PageBuilder is a component that helps users to build their Joomla site without having to dip their hands in a code. With it, you can design ...

  Ahmad Justin News
Merry Christmas From the Stack Ideas team! Ho! Ho! Ho! It's that time of the year! The Stack Ideas team would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas, and a very Happy New Year. We're more than happy to inform you guys that we are having a 30% sale off on all of our product, including the Bundles. Not only that, our friends at JoomlArt is also sharing the joy with us by offering the same cut, a 30% off from their stuffs. The coupon code for our product is : XMAS30 You can use this code on both Stack Ideas and JoomlArt to get the desi ...

  Ahmad Justin News
Improving Our Site's Security It's such a depressing day for us; two of our friends' site were hacked by some hackers. We share their pain and hope that they will recover from this situation soon. We are worried that the recurring incident might have a domino effect to all your account if you are using the same login credentials across multiple sites. Hence we have taken some new security measures to ensure that your privacy is protected. All site accesses that were shared on our forum will be removed immediately. Apart fr ...

  Ahmad Justin News
Stack Ideas Celebrates Black Friday and Cyber Monday! Lo and behold! It's THAT time of the year. That's right, it's the Black Friday and Cyber Monday week. Following the age-old tradition, we are offering a 25% discount off store-wide. Now is your chance to grab all of those components from our shelves that you longed to have but had to wait for the price to be discounted. We're not the only team who observes this tradition; our friends and partners are also offering discounts throughout the week. Check them out! Smartaddons Smartaddons are sh ...

  Ahmad Justin EasySocial
EasySocial's Translator License The Stack Ideas team worked days and night just to deliver EasySocial, one of the best social networking component for Joomla. Open-based, the project helped thousands of web admin to build a good social network site across the globe. EasySocial received a 4.98 out of 5 star rating on Joomla's Extension Directories; and we won't stop to provide the best component for our users. One of the thing that we are truly unable to provide to our users is localization; none of the Stack Ideas's team memb ...

  Ahmad Justin EasyBlog
ZooTemplate Released Another Awesome Templates! One, Two, Three! ZooTemplate released not one, but two awesome Joomla templates that will surely changes the feel and looks of your site. Let's check them out one at a time. :) ZT One Zt One is a clean and minimal Joomla template that will give the sense of serenity to your site. It simplifies the grid interface (Metro UI, anyone?), making your site look simple yet professional.       You can see how ZT One utilized the grid UI and delivers the information in a simple ...

  Ahmad Justin EasySocial
The latest EasySocial 1.3.12 is available I would like to inform you guys that the EasySocial 1.3.12 is available from your dashboard. We have some minor bug fixes and added some other features in 'Events'. Check out these minor (but super cool!) added features only available in EasySocial 1.3.12 Recurring Event We have added the option to allow users to create a recurring event. With this option, you can set so that your Event is either daily, monthly or yearly. Within each setting there's a context-setting.   The context-se ...