How to Install & Use Joomla
Joomla! is one of the most powerful and commonly used Content Management Systems (CMS). With it you can create both a simple personal webpage and a complex corporate website. You can easily install Joomla! 2.5 or Joomla! 1.5 through the Softaculous autoinstaller in your cPanel. Joomla! 2.5 has remarkable advances over Joomla! 1.5 in the areas of extensibility, usability and internationalization, and that is why its usage is recommended.
In this section you will find answers of the following questions:
How to locate Joomla in Softaculous?
To install Joomla through Softaculous, you need to be logged into your Customer Area first. Then you should access your cPanel account and click on the Softaculous icon.
Once you click on the Softaculous button, you will be redirected to the page where you will see listed all applications that are available for auto installation. Click on the Joomla icon and follow the instructions.
How to install Joomla through Softaculous?
Installing Joomla 2.5 or Joomla 1.5.x through Softaculous is a quick and straightforward process. You just need to follow the instructions displayed during the process. If you feel you need a more detailed guide please check our step-by-step installation tutorials, below:
Change the looks of your site with our Joomla Templates!
Your Joomla installation comes with several pre-installed templates to choose from. However, there is a big choice of free templates online and you can easily add new ones to your Joomla. SiteGround.com is proud to maintain one of the largest collections of free Joomla templates!
The SiteGround professional Joomla Designer has created this Joomla Template Gallery for you to review and download any of the templates you like for free.
How to use Joomla?
Joomla is a powerful application that comes with a wide range of default functions. It also permits advanced users to add extra functionality with the help of many additional modules and addons distributed freely on the Internet. SiteGround has prepared a detailed step-by-step tutorial for the most important topics connected with Joomla that you can review at: