Joomla Q & A

  • March 8, 2012
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Susan asks…

What are some really nice free Joomla themes?

I am making a fishing website. I need a really nice theme. I need it kinda naturey but ether way im changing most of the pictures etc. But i need a really good theme for Joomla.

Simon answers:


Check this link:

There are several good looking free Joomla templates there.

If you want to use a Joomla 1.5 on 1.6 or 1.6 on 1.7, then please check this article:

Laura asks…

which is best content management system out of these? [Joomla, Drupal, Typo3 and more]?

I have recently got a new domain name and hosting and this was intended to be for forums, but I also want a front welcome page. I want this to be done through wither of these free management systems provided by my hosting provider to install:
Joomla 1.7 & 1.5

Simon answers:

Refer to:

A comparison of CMS applications.

Hope this helps.

Robert asks…

I have downloaded joomla template, how do I use it? in which folder do I extract it?

im using xampp and joomla 1.7 in my local host, I dont know in which folder do I extract the template and how do I use it? all I see in my joomla screen is “home”, please help me

Simon answers:

You don’t need to extract it. Just go to the backend and install it from there (while it’s still a zip file).

If you need further help just contact us at

Helen asks…

How to embed my USTREAM channel into JOOMLA [1.7]?

Please this has been bothering me for a long time and I’ve searched the web endlessly without any clue on how to do it. Help me if you can.

Simon answers:

The easiest way is to use one of these extensions: <- this one may or may not be compatible with 1.7

Good luck

Ruth asks…

What is the best free web hosting server that supports Joomla 1.7?

Simon answers:

If your dealing with a site you never look at or doesn’t matter to you i may look at free hosting. The problem with free hosting is that you will deal with constant interruptions and service downtime.. that even if you can find a free hosting website that won’t try to hijack your code, embed links or any other nonsense you will deal with

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