On 31st October 2007, Packt Publishing announced Joomla as winner of “Best PHP Open Source Content Management System” for year 2007. This is second winning for Joomla. For this year, int the second position is Drupal, then e107 in the third position. Joomla first release is on September 2005. Since that release, Joomla is the most downloaded CMS.
A few factor that make Joomla win the competition is nice and simple front-end administrator. Besides, community responses to problems about Joomla is very fast. Joomla is in the big five for Overal Award, which will be announced on Friday, 2nd November 2007.
- Joomla! Runner-up Packt Publishing Award
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