Joomlatools Developer Zone

We developed a set of free and open source Joomla development tools

They're not just for extension developers, they are ideal for template work and general Joomla site building too.


Joomlatools Vagrant box is a preconfigured Vagrant Box that comes with a working LAMP Stack.

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Composer is a dependency manager for PHP. When you start a new Joomla project, you can instruct Composer to install and update multiple Joomla extensions in one go using a single JSON file.

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Joomlatools Console is a command line console for common Joomla operations like creating and deleting sites, installing extensions, symlinking files etc.

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Joomlatools UI is an intuitive User Interface (UI) development kit for the Joomla administrator.

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