Profile: bill

80

Excellent module to display featured articles and selected categories


Posted on 17 July 2018
100
Functionality
Good functionality. Does what it says.
100
Ease of use
Easy & intuitive to use.
100
Support
I received free support that answered my questions quickly.
100
Documentation
Good documentation.
-1
Value for money
I used this to: #1) Displayed recent featured articles without moving them out of their normal category into a "featured" category and then back again. #2) On same page, displayed recent articles from selected categories. Used separate module instance for each of #1 & #2. Easy & looks good.
80

Excellent, Easy way to block Countries that send a lot of bots


Posted on 22 January 2018
100
Functionality
Plugin works site-wide. Click on a country from the drop down list, and the country is blocked from your site.
100
Ease of use
Very ease.
100
Support
Not needed. Author has a contact for support on the author's web site.
100
Documentation
Not needed. Function is obvious. But there is some documentation.
-1
Value for money
I used this to: to block countries like China, Russia, and N.Korea that sent armies of bots to take up permanent residence on my site.
80

Module detects IPV6 or IPV4 for the individual user only


Posted on 15 September 2017
100
Functionality
Module on front end displays whether your browser connection to the Joomla server is by IPV4 or IPV6. That's its design so high score for it
100
Ease of use
Install and publish module. Very easy.
100
Support
Publisher is 2020Media which is a web hosting company. Support is via their contact page. I did not use it, High score to save their average
100
Documentation
Documentation repeats the description in the Joomla Extensions directory. No more is needed.
-1
Value for money
I used this to: I am disappointed. I wanted IPV6 Detector to be an administrator tool to reveal which of my site visitors are using IPV6, so that I could block robots that use IPV6. Instead, this tool is for the front end, and displays a single visitor browser's connection to the Joomla server
80

Fabulous Spam Protection & Hacker Protection


Posted on 17 March 2017
100
Functionality
Very effective. Protected me from a lot of Russian spam (I blocked the country) and hacker attacks (I blocked their IP numbers.
100
Ease of use
Complete Component, many good features, easy control from Dashboard & Options. Can block or delay repeated registration attempts from hacker
100
Support
ThePHPfactory makes 30 extension and gives outstanding support to all of them, including the free ones.
100
Documentation
Good documentation
-1
Value for money
I used this to: On multiple websites. Before installation, controversial sites got professional hacker attacks. Other sites got spammed. No more. Also, Marco's SQL Injection provides me injection attack warning, then I block attackers with Spam Protect Factory.
80

Best of the 3 Free Stock Market extensions


Posted on 06 October 2016
100
Functionality
Great
100
Ease of use
Easy, intuitive
100
Support
Forum has support. I read a couple of posts, and I found the answer there.
100
Documentation
Good documentation
-1
Value for money
I used this to: Display stock price of a particular company on a social community web site.
80

VERY GOOD BLOG built on Joomla's own content system without recreating Joomla


Posted on 17 September 2016
100
Functionality
Very good blog. CJblog comes complete with component, modules, plugins, social logins. Integrates with Kunena forum and other extensions.
100
Ease of use
Very easy to use. It functions just like Joomla.
100
Support
Better than 100% support. CJblog is free, but author responds very quickly to support forum posts and answered several of my questions fast.
100
Documentation
Good documentation
-1
Value for money
I used this to: I used CJblog in a social activists website and in a business website.
16

Danger at this time. Slogin didn't work and uninstall broke Joomla Login.


Posted on 07 September 2016
10
Functionality
Good concept, but zero functionality at this time. Slogin uninstall broke entire Joomla site login.
10
Ease of use
Needs sign up for service at Slogin.info. Free for 3,000 logins/month, but then must pay. Could not make it work as module or as menu link.
10
Support
No forum. No way to communicate with author.
50
Documentation
Some documentation.
-1
Value for money
I used this to: I could not use it. You should search Joomla.org forum for SLogin. My site received a SLogin update very recently, but it still did not work. After uninstall you must manually delete a lot of files left by SLogin.
75

Great Last Activities display for Comlite social community builder


Posted on 02 September 2016
100
Functionality
great
100
Ease of use
great. automatic.
100
Support
Author's website is in German, but author quickly answer my questions in English regarding a different plugin.
77
Documentation
Author's website is in German, but author quickly answer my questions in English regarding a different plugin.
-1
Value for money
I used this to: Great Last Activities display for Comlite social community builder
75

Great Friends plugin for Comlite social community builder


Posted on 02 September 2016
100
Functionality
great
100
Ease of use
great
100
Support
Author's website is in German, but author quickly answer my questions in English regarding a different plugin.
78
Documentation
Author's website is in German, but author quickly answer my questions in English regarding a different plugin.
-1
Value for money
I used this to: Great Friends plugin for Comlite social community builder
74

Great integration fo Comlite social community builder with UDDelm Messages


Posted on 02 September 2016
100
Functionality
great
100
Ease of use
great
100
Support
Author's website is in German, but author quickly answer my questions in English regarding a different plugin.
73
Documentation
Author's website is in German, but author quickly answer my questions in English regarding a different plugin.
-1
Value for money
I used this to: Integration fo Comlite social community builder with UDDelm Messages
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