Written by Peter Bui Follow on
Published: 14 August 2013

This week we look at website planning. All of the steps you need to take before you start pushing pixels around the screen.

Also some critical security updates in regards to Joomla. Please make sure you update to the latest versions of Joomla including Joomla 1.5, Joomla 2.5 and Joomla 3.

Show Notes

Joomla News

Critical security patch that all versions of Joomla should be updated too.

Joomla 1.5 can be patched easily using the extension that was created by the team at Anything Digital.

This is a critical security update for Joomla so please make sure that you update your versions.


5 Tips for Planning Your Joomla Website

There are many methods and procedures in regards preparing for a website and different designers and developers will organise and prepare for website builds in different ways. These tips are some of the steps and processes that we go through for designing planning and putting together our own Joomla websites.


Step 1: Set objectives and goals for the website

Step 2: Content


Card sorting exercise can help sort out a website.

Step 3: Wireframes

Step 4: Target Audience

Step 5: Future Maintenance and Planning


Read over Lou's overview of "Steps for Planning for Your Website".



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Peter Bui

Peter Bui

An all round web specialist with years of experience in web design, development and open source solutions at PB Web Development

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