A little over a week ago, the Joomla! Project anounced the release of Joomla 3.5. The major advantage this has is that the widely used CMS has PHP7 support, allowing webmasters to upgrade their server installations and take advantage of the performance improvements that PHP7 brings.
The new version comes with an e-mail update plugin to allow site admins to know when there are patches and bug fixes; hopefully they will then patch their sites to the benefit of everyone.
A run down of the listed major changes are:
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Hello and welcome to my new website, again. I last changed the site in March 2014, so just over a year ago, and now I’ve done it again. This time, things are a little different though. I’ve ditched Joomla and any other regular CMS, and have rolled my own. I’ve not done this because I think existing CMS products are inferior or rubbish; I actually have quite a lot of respect for them. I’ve done it as an exercise for myself to get used to working in an MVC driven way, more so for when I was in the process of changing jobs (more about that in a different post).
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