Remove Joomla generator meta tag

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

If you look at the HTML of a typical Joomla site, you will notice the meta tag called generator in the head – it is set to “Joomla! 1.5 – Open Source Content Management”. I see no reason to give this information away, as it might ease the work of hackers – although they probably have plenty of other tools. Here how to disable the generator meta tag. (more…)

Force Joomla to use HTTPS on certain pages

Monday, April 6th, 2009

Setting up a larger Joomla site I came in need of running some of the pages with SSL. Neither Joomla’s forum nor Google seems to have a satisfactory solution for this topic. Fortunately I came up with a solution using the indispensable plugin Jumi. (more…)

The ultimate Video Player for Joomla

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

I’ve been searching the extension page of joomla.org for the best video player for Joomla with playlist support. (more…)

Joomla+Flash+Ajax, part 1

Sunday, February 15th, 2009

I have a vision – a Joomla-driven web site with lots of Flash content and updated dynamically using Ajax. (more…)