Announcements

30 April 2018

Instant Search and Auto-completion are available now!

Written by Aníbal Sánchez, Posted in Announcements

Instant Search and Auto-completion are available now!

As part of the process to develop and update the new JED, Instant search and autocompletion are available now on the site. Instant search is the gold standard for the web search. There is magic in the feeling of type and get the results immediately. It has been a feature that we always wanted for our directory, and it is available now.

20 April 2018

Instant Search and Auto-completion is almost here

Written by Aníbal Sánchez, Posted in Announcements

Instant Search and Auto-completion is almost here

Instant search and autocompletion is the gold standard for the web search. There is magic in the feeling of type and get the results immediately. It has been a feature that we always wanted for our directory, and now it is coming in May. Help us to test it!

11 December 2017

Joomla Extensions Directory has surpassed the 8,000 mark

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Joomla  Extensions Directory has surpassed the 8,000 mark

This year we are witnessing a steady growth in the number of extensions, and the JED has surpassed the 8K mark.

12 September 2017

What's new in JED! The JED newsletter is back

Written by Aníbal Sánchez, Posted in Announcements

What's new in JED! The JED newsletter is back
After a hot summer and a few days of holidays, the JED newsletter is back. In this relaunch of the bulletin, we plan to share news about Joomla! and the community, following a new format to share updates on best practices, features, articles, tips, and tools for consultants, upcoming events, webinar topics and interesting people, and partner highlights, resources we believe in and want you to know more about too.

07 March 2017

Survey Results: JED New Design 2017

Written by Aníbal Sánchez, Posted in Announcements

Survey Results: JED New Design 2017

We have been working on a new JED 2017 redesign. On 20 February 2017, we published the SURVEY: JED New Design 2017 to gather community feedback. Following the process, we have completed the step and we have the results.

16 January 2017

New Listing Requirement: Joomla! Update System requirement

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New Listing Requirement: Joomla! Update System requirement

All extensions uploaded to JED after 10th January 2017 are required to use the Joomla Update System. This will help to ensure that site owners are always notified of when a new version of their installed extensions is available. Keeping extensions up to date can help to improve security.

06 December 2016

Welcome Jaz Parkyn as the new JED Team Manager

Written by Matthew Baylor, Posted in Announcements

Welcome Jaz Parkyn as the new JED Team Manager

I'm pleased to announce Jaz Parkyn as the new Joomla Extensions Directory (JED) Team Manager. Jaz has been a member of the JED Team since January 2015, starting off with processing extension submissions as well as helping out in all of the other team roles and eventually becoming the assistant manager.

14 October 2016

Professional Joomla! Video Training for Everyone

Written by Valentín García, Posted in Announcements

Professional Joomla! Video Training for Everyone

In partnership with OSTraining, Joomla! launched a new site where you can take video classes to learn how to install, manage, keep your site secure, and more.

In this post I’ll share with you the 5 video classes you can watch for free.

11 October 2016

FAQ about Joomla Update System requirement

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FAQ about Joomla Update System requirement

On January 10th, 2017, JED will be enacting a new requirement for all extensions. They will have to provide compatibility with Joomla Update System, as a way to support a method to distribute security fixes, enhancements and new features.

23 June 2016

News from JAB: A new collaboration process to contribute with JED

Written by Aníbal Sánchez, Posted in Announcements

News from JAB: A new collaboration process to contribute with JED

One month ago, J and Beyond 2016 took place in Barcelona as the annual family gathering of Joomlers. At this time, our Extensions Directory had its own prime time introducing a new collaboration process to contribute with JED.

10 June 2016

Joomla 3.6 Beta 1 is Available for Testing

Written by Valentín García, Posted in Announcements

Joomla 3.6 Beta 1 is Available for Testing

The first beta for Joomla 3.6 is already available, so anybody can take a look to the new features before are released for all the Joomla 3 sites.

If you're a #joomler, we strongly recommend you to play with this version, report bugs and make Joomla better!

16 May 2016

J and Beyond is almost here and we can't wait to present JED development [Updated]

Written by Aníbal Sánchez, Posted in General, Announcements

JED development: How to collaborate and improve our extensions directory

J and Beyond is almost here and we can't wait to present JED development [Updated]

J and Beyond 2016 is around the corner. This time, JED team is proud to have a session devoted to introduce JED development, a new open collaboration process to improve our loved extensions directory. Take note and join us in this wonderful time of the year: 12 pm to 1pm, Sunday 22nd May - Room 4.

 

12 March 2016

JED Team Seeking Volunteers

Written by Matthew Baylor, Posted in Announcements

JED Team Seeking Volunteers

The JED Team is currently seeking volunteers to fill open roles in the support and submission screening process areas.

24 December 2015

Update to Joomla! 3.4.7 Now!

Written by Valentín García, Posted in Announcements

Update to Joomla! 3.4.7 Now!

It's almost Christmas, however the Joomla team is still working.

On December 21th, a new security update was released to patch Joomla installations that uses vulnerable PHP versions. Read the full details in the official release announcement.

15 December 2015

High Priority: Joomla! 3.4.6 Released

Written by Aníbal Sánchez, Posted in Announcements

This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses a critical security vulnerability and 4 low level security vulnerabilities. We strongly recommend that you update your sites immediately.

High Priority: Joomla! 3.4.6 Released

Joomla! 3.4.6 is now available. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses a critical security vulnerability and 4 low level security vulnerabilities. We strongly recommend that you update your sites immediately.

This release only contains the security fixes; no other changes have been made compared to the Joomla 3.4.5 release.

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