Choosing Joomla Extensions
You should know that joomla is currently hosting more than seven thousand extensions with that is of third-party. Also, some of the hosted extensions are often recognized as "duplicates" You should know that there are many benefits when it comes to having joomla extensions especially if you are into blogging or something similar. So who will you pick the right extension that you need in the first place?
If you've got several extensions to choose from already, it's best that you narrow it down
Also, with the help of the Joomla! Extensions company, you will be able to have better options for the extension.
You will also be able to search their website for the category that you're looking in regards to the extensions that you need. For instance, looking or browsing the news production category can help you find the blogging software that you need. Still, if you need to look for something new and beneficial for your blogging, you can always try doing a general search for all the extensions that are available. Also, when the extensions are displayed on the screen, you will need to make sure that you'll use control F to make your search easier. You will want to search for the extensions that has anything to do with blogging or content creation. Following this method should enable you to search efficiently for the right extensions that you'll need. Still, you'll be able to save more time when you use specific categories.
This should help you look for the extension that you've been searching for:
First thing that you have to do is to get the extension name right and just leave it as it is if you're not sure what to specify.
If you're looking for an extension that you need, you should be able to find it easier by laying out some descriptions about it.
The license is also an important search information, but if you've no idea of this, then it can be left blank. Know more about the Joomla Directory.
Also, the type of extension is also something that you should consider searching. There are two main types of extensions which are commercial and non-commercial.
If you're in search for an extension from the website, you'll also have to determine the compatibility that you need from it. You should also know that the compatibility of the extension can mostly be found on its information. For more details about Joomla, visit https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joomla.
It's also important that you check for the component extensions that you need before you decide. Components are basically mini-applications that comes with the extension. This is a very important matter to consider as your blogging quality can rely heavily on the components that comes with extension that you chose.