Practical Plone 3: A Beginner's Guide to Building Powerful Websites by Martin AspeliPractical Plone 3: A Beginner's Guide to Building Powerful Websites by Martin Aspeli

Practical Plone 3: A Beginner's Guide to Building Powerful Websites

byMartin Aspeli, Sam Knox, Steve Mcmahon

Paperback | February 5, 2009

Pricing and Purchase Info

$65.92

Earn 330 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Plone is a highly extensible content management system built on Zope application server, which is written in Python. But, you need to have good programming skills to design and develop Plone web applications. Does that mean you can't have a Plone website if you don't have good programming skills? Of course not! You can develop your Plone websites through a graphical interface where you don't need to fiddle with code. This book will give you clear understanding of how to use Plone 3 to meet your content management needs. Starting from the basics, this book will walk you through the easy-to-use features of Plone and help you create a feature-rich website through its point-and-click feature. A variety of authors have contributed chapters to this book in the hope that you, the reader, will get a good understanding of Plone and be able to use it effectively. This beginners' guide will introduce the great CMS and its features and then take you further in web development. The book will introduce you to Plone's advanced UI features and show you how to create such a UI platform for your website. You will learn how to manage the contents like web pages, news items, and so on. Working with custom portlets will help you enhance the web components for your site. Each chapter will show you how to add features to your site and develop its functionality. Each chapter can be read independently; you need not go through the previous one to continue further. You can pick and choose the topics depending on your interest and requirement. If you were waiting for a book that would teach you the basics of Plone web development with no programming involved and then make you go live, wait no further.
Title:Practical Plone 3: A Beginner's Guide to Building Powerful WebsitesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:592 pages, 9.25 × 7.5 × 1.2 inPublished:February 5, 2009Publisher:Packt PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1847191789

ISBN - 13:9781847191786

Reviews