Joomla with less fluff and more oomph

Joomlatools Platform is a modern Joomla stack that helps you get started with the best development tools and project structure.

By Johan Janssens at php[world], Washington, D.C. in Nov 2015.

Despite Joomla’s humble beginning, it quickly evolved into a full-fledged CMS used for massive projects. Development methodologies in the Joomla community haven’t evolved as much. If you’re going to be creating complex websites with Joomla, you need to get serious about it.

Meet the Joomlatools Platform: a stripped-down, modern Joomla stack that you can use as a base for custom projects. Much of the philosophy behind the platform is inspired by the Twelve-Factor App methodology created by Heroku.

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