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Author Sharma, Dhirendra ♦ Sirtaj, Rohit ♦ Ahluwalia, P. K. ♦ Singh, Vikram
Source Inflibnet's Institutional Repository
Content type Text
Publisher INFLIBNET Centre
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science ♦ Library & information sciences
Subject Keyword WCMS ♦ Joomla ♦ Apache ♦ XAMPP ♦ WYSIWYG ♦ PHP ♦ MYSQL ♦ HTML ♦ ICT
Abstract This paper describes a live project carried out towards the development of a dynamic web site of University Institute of Information Technology, H.P. University, Shimla, using Joomla! an open source web content management software as a pilot project. The main objective of developing this pilot was to explore the versatility of an open source web Content Management Software as a precursor to handle web content of a full blown website of Himachal Pradesh University Shimla including its library and student services. The experience gained and power & versatility of the Joomla! explored to develop the dynamic web site of the institute are discussed in the paper as a case study particularly in the ease of installing and managing the web content both static and dynamic by non-technical man power in universities, libraries and administration. The hints and guidelines to undertake such a task are also provided.
ISBN 9788190207980
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article