Joomla! is an Open-Source Content Management System, based on PHP and MySQL, originally forked from Mambo CMS.
Joomla excels at creating Social Networking and eCommerce Sites, and counts with over 8,000 extensions that extend its functionality. It is used all over the world to power Web sites of all shapes and sizes, such as:
- Corporate Web sites or portals
- Corporate intranets and extranets
- Online magazines, newspapers, and publications
- E-commerce and online reservations
- Government applications
- Small business Web sites
- Non-profit and organizational Web sites
- Community-based portals
- School and church Web sites
- Personal or family homepages
Popular sites using Joomla!
- United Nations Regional Information Centre