Monday, March 19, 2018

Templates give your Joomla!® website its look and feel.

Your website template determines:

  • Layout;
  • Colours;
  • Typefaces;
  • Graphics;

And other spects of design that makes your website unique.

Your installation of Joomla!® comes prepackaged with two frontend templates - this is what your site visitor(s) see, plus two backend (Administrator area) templates - the Administrator area is where you go to administer your website.

Joomla!® Templates Help

So Joomla!® comes ready to use.

However, there are many, many Joomla!® template developers and businesses - most offering two levels of template accessibility: Free templates, and for-a-fee templates. Most of those template developer websites also have a "Demo" version of each template so you can get something of an idea of what it looks like.


Before using a free, or paid for template check for things such as:

- Compatibility with Joomla!® version;
- Compatibility with your server PHP version;

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