A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) is a combination of the Hypertext Transfer Protocol with the SSL/TLS protocol to provide encrypted communication and secure identification of a network web s…
Debug is to find and eliminate errors in software.
Recommended Practices are informal rules that the Joomla community has learned over time which can help improve the quality of a website or an extension.
phpMyAdmin is a free software tool written in PHP, intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the Web.
Facebook Platform lets developers integrate their apps directly into the Facebook social networking service. Use this tag for questions which may arise when developing FOR Facebook. This tag is NOT fo…
is a non-core social networking component
Email Class. Provides a common interface to send email from the Joomla! Platform. Extends \PHPMailer.
A variable is a named unit of data storage in memory.
a non-core extension that can be used to create applications
Libraries are collections of external software used in Joomla.
should only be used when a key objective in the question relates to any combination of: efficient processes, sustainable architecture, Joomla! Coding Standards, general web security, direct/p…
Validation is used to check data to make sure it fits whatever required specifications are set for it. Typically Validation is used in checking input data, and in verifying data before storage.
For question about the Module Manager, the admin component to manage the modules of the website.
jmodel is the old name for Joomla's Model
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) is an Internet standard for electronic mail (e-mail) transmission.
Navigation is a user interface to help visitors to find content on a site.
for questions that deal with PIVOT syntax which converts row data into columnar data. This technique is commonplace when collecting one-to-many rows from tables such as Joomla's `#__field…
Component Configuration is where you can configure the settings of a component. Usually it's accessible in the component back-end via "Options".
A backup is a copy of your website (files + database) stored in a safe location, that can be used to recreate your website in case of an issue.
Version defines an unique state of a computer software or a file.
When using this tag, also tag the question with the programming language being used.
non-sef-url is the inner URL structure of Joomla with parameters to trigger components, assigned modules and assigned templates.
Provides a modal with rows of form fields that is specified in form XML.