Joooid is an Android client for Joomla: it has been created to publish articles with text, images, galleries and geolocated maps, you can also save and manage drafts to publish later with the Draft manager. Another Joooid feature is the article manager that allows to browse, preview, edit, publish or trash articles and an utility that uploads files from the Android device directly into your Joomla website.
But Joooid doesn't allow you only to manage your articles, Joooid Premium Package increases the possibility to control your Joomla website: you can manage categories in your site, as well as browse, download and preview files on your Joomla installation with the Media Manager.
You also will be able to administrate articles shown in Frontpage, changing their order and add new ones; manage your menu items, adding them to menus, or editing them; manage users registered to your website, blocking or unblocking them and add new ones.
Since Joooid 2.6 the very first screen you will get once you start the app has deeply changed . Now you can log in your Joomla! account immediatly. You can create a new account, or you can choose one of your existing account (up to 3 accounts in the free version). If your website has not particular configurations yo just need to insert your username, your password and the baseurl of your Joomla! website.
If you need more advanced configuration you can select "Show Advanced Settings" where you can set up username and password for HTTP authentication or specify a custom url that Joooid can use to connect to your website.
Once you have added an account you don't need to insert your information anymore! You can directly log in into your website or quickly switch account.
Easily manage content on your Joomla website with your Android device just when you need it. Create and edit articles and categories, add remove and reorder frontpage articles. The Draft manager let's you manage article's local copies.
The Article manager lets you browse and edit articles on your Joomla websites. Now you can quickly search your articles by title or you can use a powerful advanced search feature. You can also search and order your articles filtering by category, status, access level or language. In this way you have the ability to save time spent searching your article, and you can use this time to create with carefulness your content.
When you select an article to edit you can choose the way you will edit it. You can edit your article in simple HTML, or with a enhanced HTML editor. Furthermore if you have created an article with Joooid you can edit with an extremely powerful WYSIWYG editor.
You can also see a HTML preview and the online page of the article before and after you edit it.
The draft manager lets you restore articles saved as draft, you can save a draft simply by pressing the save draft button in option menu . The draft manager contains draft you saved (online or offline) and also local copies of articles published from Joooid app.You also have a HTML preview of the draft article, so you can have an idea of how it could appeare online. Also in draft manager you can search drafts simply with the title field, or with an advanced search that allows you to filter and order for different fields like user and status.
With Category manager you can create and edit categories you have permissions to, on your Joomla website in the same way you do with articles in article manager. You can set and edit title, alias, description and the parent directory. You can also configure category status, access level, and language or move subcategories from one parent to another.
With this feature you can manage articles promoted to frontpage. You can add articles promoting them to frontpage, or you can remove some of them, moreover you can set the order articles will appear in the frontpage. Since Joooid 2.6 you can drag and drop articles with long press to reorder them, and you can delete them with a simple swipe.
Joooid desktop widget is useful tool to help you monitoring your website in real time : it contains a main screen where you can find some important informations about your site like if it's online/offline, number of guests connected, number of users/administrators actually logged to your website and the number of messages for the current user.
There are also 2 tabs containing the latest 5 articles written and the latest users registered to your website such as the one you can find in Joomla! Backend
Create Multimedia Content
The article editor lets you create new articles or edit existing ones. It is composed by a first screen that allows you to edit article informations such as title, access level, category, publishing date or metadata options. At the end of the screen there is a button that allows you to edit your article content. It also contains a quick access to draft manager to save or load drafts.
Advanced Content Editor, with Drag&Drop
Joooid 2.6 has a brand new content editor that make more easy to you to be creative. You should thinking about what you have to write and not thinking about how you have to write it.
Joooid new Content Editor has a re-designed interface: more clear, more fresh, more intuitive and easier to use.
You can add blocks of content like text , image, image gallery, maps or youtube videos just with one click.
You just see the content you insert, and if you want to edit options you just click on the content block and an overlay window will show you all available options and information about the block.
WYSIWYG Text Editor
If you edit an article create with web interface you can edit with a mini WYSIWYG editor where you can use different markup elements like bold, italic, underline, delete, quotes and h2 to h6.
If you want you can add Joooid blocks such as a new gallery or a map with the advanced content editor.
Embed Images, Galleries, Videos
You can embed images and galleries in your articles using pics from your sdcard or taking a shot with your camera app and then share it to Joooid. You can also add Youtube videos : simply add a youtube element and copy the video url in the form then press the embed button or share a video from the Youtube App directly to Joooid.
You can embed maps with your current location : simply enable location in the option menu, then add a map element and in the "select location" dialog choose "use current location". You can also set a different location on the map using the map picker or through reverse geocoding, simply typing the address and searching.
Share content from your favourite apps
Since 2.0 version, Joooid has the share option. You can share content from almost every android app, add images and galleries using pictures from your sdcard. Add youtube videos simply copying the video url in the youtube layout or share images and videos with Joooid directly from Image Gallery or Youtube App.
In the image gallery below you can see Joooid share button from Gallery App, Youtube, Google Maps and Browser but you can share also from Twitter and almost every appliction that supports sharing text, links, images and videos.
In this tab you can change article display settings for every layout element you can embed with Joooid.
You can change settings like width/height, crop size for images/thumbnails, map type, zoomlevel, player theme, autoplay and so on.
We decided to introduce some Premium features in order to support the project development and make Joooid always better so if you enjoy using Joooid you can purchase Joooid Premium Package for 4.99 dollar/3.99 euro, once you buy the package you will get all the present and future Premium features and lifetime updates. This package comes with useful features to manage your Joomla website :
Sometime you need to create menu elements quickly s. You can do it by creating Menu Items within a specific existing menu. You can create, list or edit them, like you do with articles, but here you can specify what kind of element this belongs to. You can create a link to a single article, a category, a list of articles, an external url and so on.
With Joooid you can also change some of parameters that you can find in Joomla Global Configuration.
Therefore you will be able to put your website offline and change the offline message. You can also change site name, and default site configuration like pagination list limit.
You will be able to change Meta information or SEO settings of your website.
It's possible to modify some system configurations too, like debug status, activation or deactivation of SSL (be carefull: if you activate SSL on backend and your webserver doesn't support SSL you couldn't be able to access to your Joomla! backend anymore) , managing cache or set website mail settings.
If you need to upload a file directly to your Joomla website you can do it through Joooid Upload Manager. You can also Navigate through files on your Joomla installation and download them or upload files in a specific directory.
This section allows you to browse media files inside image folder and its subfolders on your server. You can watch a preview of the media (photos,videos,pdfs,documents and so on), or download files on your device. There is also the possibility to quickly upload a file to the same folder you are browsing.
The file uploader lets you browse your sdcard files and upload them directly to your Joomla website in a folder of your choice in the images folder or in one of its subfolders.
You can create new users, or edit already created users with their privileges, you can add them to existing user groups or you can create and edit groups, so as access levels. Everything user related configuration is just right in your hands.
User manager section lets you create, edit or block users on your website. You can decide properties like username, password, blocked, and you can add one or more user groups to a user.
If you have a website with thousand of users you can also search users by username, their status or activation, and you can filter them by group, ordering the result of your search.
If you need to manage or configure your groups quickly or when you are walking take a walk in your favourite park, you can manage your groups directly from Joooid.
You can add new groups or edit an existing one.
User Access Levels
With Access Level Manager you can browse, create, edit and configure Access Levels on your Joomla! website with a fast and clean interface. You can assign one or more groups of users to your access level quickly without loss of time.