Happy Birthday to Joomla!

image by @Helvecio

It's been 8 years since the release of Joomla! 1.0.0, and today the international Joomla! community celebrates:

  • 44,9 million downloads of all versions of the Joomla! CMS to date;
  • 2,8 million posts in 675 thousand topics by 619,914 registered Forum members;
  • two different versions (series) of the CMS available at any one time, as well as the Joomla! Framework;
  • 67 accredited translations of the CMS;
  • 6995 extensions for Joomla! 2.5 and 3.x on the Joomla! Extensions Directory;
  • the 13th most forked PHP repo on GitHub, with 858 active forks;
  • nearly 1000 bugs fixed in the last year;
  • more than 160 registered Joomla! User Groups;
  • 29 international, community-organized JoomlaDay events over the past 12 months;
  • the 4th international Jandbeyond event, and our first Joomla! World Conference,
  • and the Joomla! Community Magazine now in English as well as Spanish editions.

Ons vier ook Joomla! se verjaarsdag in Afrikaans!