What do you get when you combine the power of social networking and a content manipulator? A SUPER social website!We're delighted to announce the integration of both EasySocial and Cobalt is now available for all Joomla websites. This integration will have tighter software collaboration between both tools so that social networking in a Joomla environment will be a smooth affair.
Cobalt is a content construction kit that gives site managers and content creators to easily present websites contents in endless layouts. Do note that you will need at least EasySocial version 1.1 and above to work with Cobalt.
In this integration, you get to enjoy the following (taken from Cobalt's blog):
- User name as link to EasySocial profile in Cobalt section
- User name with send PM link in Cobalt section
- Default avatar
- Karma/Points integration. Add or subtract points on every Cobalt action like add article, comment, edit article, bookmark,etc
- Profile and dashboard application that show different articles from Cobalt section
- All or selected Cobalt events appear in user's timeline. It also supports event contents such as event text, videos, pictures, date, etc. There is special template that you can format as you like according to custom templates rules.
There are more details about this integration available at Cobalt's blog.
At this moment, the plugin is free to download but it wont be long. Hurry up and download the integration tool now.