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  1. Media Manager Expansion

    Expand the Media Manager to allow users to build media galleries which can be displayed in various ways. Build functionality to handle basic image manipulation or integrate with third party media manipulation services such as photoshop.com or kaltura.com.

    116 votes
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      7 comments  ·  Content  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • show modules by language

      Show Modules, and position by languages.
      for example display Module #1 for English Language and display Module #2 For another language (For Exmple Persian [Farsi] Or Arabic) is RTL Direction. its very simple thas CSS Set and programming.

      104 votes
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        4 comments  ·  Site Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Powerful SEF Control

        Flexible and powerful Joomla Core SEF control

        102 votes
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          4 comments  ·  SEO/SEF  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Built-in Integration with Social Networks

          The hability to add social media buttons like Facebook's like or Twitt Me's on articles. It's mainly because there are several ones but none that allow full customization without gettin' into PHP code, and that's simply not Joomla!

          92 votes
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            4 comments  ·  Content  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • RESTful API for Joomla!

            Wouldn't it be great to add the RESTful API and move away from XML-RPC?

            - Each method along with its own URL.
            - CRUD (Create, Read, Update and Delete) functions.
            - Output: JSON, XML, etc.

            85 votes
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              4 comments  ·  Content  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Joomla future version should be low weight

              Joomla should reduce the size of the pack, so that it will be more user friendly like drupal

              84 votes
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              • Multiple Authors of a Single Article

                It would be really cool if a article had the possibility of having multiple authors. I've searched all through the forums which many seem to be in support of this. Perhaps either a button "Add Another Author", or a simple comma to separate the usernames on the Article Owner list. This would make it so another user (author) could edit the article as well. This would then change the need to make all my users a editor which increases the security of people's content if this feature was added. And for those who do not want multiple authors for there…

                83 votes
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                  10 comments  ·  Content  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Advanced Search with an Option to Filter Search

                  Advanced Search with an Option to Filter Search based on the Sections and Categories i.e. search in a particular section and or category or whole site. Search in Documents etc. This advancement will make Joomla based sites more powerful and user friendly.

                  82 votes
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                    14 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • cookies

                    A way of preventing cookies being placed on the visiting computer by Jooma, Template, or extensions.

                    So that the visitor could deactivate by agreeing to accept cookies. To be compliant with EU regulations.

                    79 votes
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                      8 comments  ·  Site Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Drag and drop Template Designer

                      A template designer where one can drag and stretch the module positions to where he wants them to be and then generate all the necessary code, files and folders.

                      76 votes
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                        5 comments  ·  Content  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Add some standart for JavaScript initialisation in Joomla!

                        We need one way for script initialization, and it should be as standard for
                        people who made own extension.
                        More I tried explain here http://joomlacode.org/gf/project/joomla/tracker/?action=TrackerItemEdit&tracker_item_id=28119

                        72 votes
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                          16 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • i want to make "delete own " permission

                          joomla didnt have delete own permission , so the user delete every content they want .

                          71 votes
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                            4 comments  ·  Site Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Language Installation During CMS Install

                            Allow administrators to install language packs during the CMS installation process.

                            68 votes
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                            • Don't save FTP password

                              When you need to use FTP, show a window to enter the password, and save in the session (temporarily).

                              68 votes
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                                5 comments  ·  Site Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • 59 votes
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                                  3 comments  ·  SEO/SEF  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Meta data automatically generated for articles

                                  Social networking sites such as Facebook rely on the Meta Description for feed posts. It would be helpful of these fields could be filled out automatically so authors don't have to copy and paste a snippet of an article.

                                  59 votes
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                                  • Build in front end editing for articles, modules and menus for naive end users. Like concrete5!

                                    Create ability to allow non-technical end users to edit the site including articles modules and menus (dependant on ACL),

                                    57 votes
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                                    • Built-in integration with other CMS

                                      The future version of joomla should has the built-in integration with other CMS like Drupal, wordpress, Silverstripe and other top most CMS.

                                      56 votes
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                                      • Pagination for categories and subcategories

                                        Pagination for "categories" like [1] [2] [3], this will split a list of categories / subcategories into multiple pages.

                                        54 votes
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                                        • Articles should have a page title tag setting in its options and be set in the article not the menu

                                          One of the major missing feature is the ability to set a title tag for a joomla article. You can set it by using a menu item but this can bit a nightmare to manage.

                                          For an article, what should happen is you set all SEO data including the page title tag, robots info and all other required data for SEO meta kyewords (using mainly internally now), meta description and ability to add custom meta information. If the information is not filled in the default info can be used like now (globally setting here would be useful ie use article…

                                          54 votes
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                                            7 comments  ·  SEO/SEF  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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