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  1. Ability to tag menu items, so relevant menu items can show up in the related documents list.

    By being able to tag menu items, even components that don't support the joomla 3 tag system can be integrated in the tag system and can show up in the related item list of a document.

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    • Ability to controll the In Built feature.

      Joomla Loads all the extension even if i am making a static website that contains only Html Content. There should be feature to controll the load time (By selecting the features needed) either at the time of installation or after that. Suppose i am making a static website and i do not need user registration on my website then joomla user component should not loaded. It shall improve website performance

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      • https on *.joomla.org

        Give us more security and privacy! Use https (TLS 1.2) on *.joomla.org!

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        • Take a glance at the Website Template Deployer (WTD)

          Between the developer and the customer( or website owner), someone became the Website Template Deployer (WTD). They do not develop or design something , but help others who want to own a website( website owner). Maybe we should meke further segment to this our CMS roles.

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          • Breadcrumbs or other indicator of the current folder in Media Manager

            In the Media Manager, it would be great to have the name of the current directory/folder indicated somewhere on the page. With long or complex directory structure under /images, it's easy to lose one's place.

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            • Smush.it built into Media Manager

              Have Joomla Media Manager automatically Smush images during upload.

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              • Header modules

                Implement custom html modules that go in the header of the template for things like Google Analytics, custom scripts, etc. There are times when custom scripts need to go on only 1 page, not all of them, but templates are all or nothing, unless you duplicate the template with the script for just a few articles. It's also safer and easier than editing the template itself. It's not very efficient.

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                • Add the ability to move images from one folder to another in media manager

                  It would be great it were possible to move images from one folder to another by dragging them. If the image dragged has been used in some article already, automatically update the URL so that the browser can still find it without having to manually change everything.

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                  • Mass module edit

                    Implement an option to edit more than one module at a time. Things like the position, show/hide title, and assignments would be awesome to update on a mass scale.

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                    • Individual article module

                      If Joomla had a module that allowed for insertion of single selected articles non-experienced administrators do not have to fiddle around with custom html modules (which is a very dummie unfriendly name by the way).

                      Options could be:
                      title (show|hide)
                      linked title (yes|no)
                      content: (introtext|fulltext|none)
                      readmore (yes|no)
                      readmore_title (yes|no)

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                      • Multiple categories filter in article manager

                        A tiny small suggestion:
                        There are cases where we need to filter articles by categories in article manager and choose more than 1 category.
                        This is more considerable, when we have to deal with Multilingual content and the way we usually build this within the core.
                        We might end up with multiple categories with the same name, below a Parent Language Name category. It would be cool if we would be able to filter articles,
                        from multiple categories, so we can have displayed all articles from various languages that belong to the same context-category.

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                        • Filter by menu item in the module manager

                          I like the idea of ​​having a way to see which modules are assigned to a particular menu item. But going item by item (you have to open one by one) is very frustrating . To have a filter in the Module Manager which allows filtering by menu item and have all modules in a list without opening each menu item individually, it would be crazy.

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                          • Import data from Wordpress

                            As someone who made over 500 websites, I often got request to migrate existing website made in Wordpress to Joomla. This could be great way to increase user base, as many Wordpress users needs something bigger and better than Wordpress (Joomla), but there are only few extensions that do migration to Joomla. And some of that websites have few hundreds of posts.

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                            • Language Select enhanced

                              Must improve the Plugin System - Language Filter.

                              Include a way to customize the context menu to choose language, that the function is extended to the following:
                              - Menu Drop-down or Drop-up.
                              - Menu columns 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 columns.
                              - Menu Skin by color palette in Color Picker.
                              - Optional Button to modal window (Popup), is ideal for large sites in multiple languages​​, 10 or 20 language.

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                              • Prestashop Integration

                                Although there are some shopping carts / ecommerce add-ons for Joomla already, it would be great to have integration with other open source ecommerce solutions such as PrestShop.

                                Either APIs or via an extension / module.

                                The integration should be two-way so that Joomla sites can display products, categories, shopping carts etc and so that Prestashop can display better CMS content.

                                Also, single sign-on between the two systems would be great.

                                Thanks

                                Craig

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                                • 3 votes
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                                  • Multi column links in List All Categories

                                    I don't see why the List all Categories has the option to show Intro Articles in multiple columns, while Links can only be shown as single column.

                                    To me it would be more obvious to have links (there might be 100's of them) shown in multiple colums.

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                                    • Make the "batch" button more functional

                                      At the moment, most administrative pages that list some kind of user content (articles, menu items, extensions, etc.) have a "batch" button along the toolbar in Joomla 3.x, which can only change the access level, language, etc.

                                      Wouldn't it be amazing if the batch button did so much more? What if I could add the same note, or hide the title, or even configure publishing dates of multiple checked items, all at once?

                                      The batch tool is very limited and it would be great to be able to change a lot more in large bundles to save time in developing…

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                                      • Solving the not available international language packets for ver. 3.3.3

                                        You should find a way to create or autoupdate language packet while joomla is update, its always there not available international language packets for joomla ver. 3.3.3,

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                                        • Reinstall Joomla

                                          One-click ''reinstall'' core Joomla. Many of us sometimes play with Joomla too much :) It can be great future to avoid many problems for nontech users

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