UpGrade our Two sites from earlier Version of Joomla

Avg Bid (USD)
Project Budget (USD)
$250 - $750

Project Description:
Overall Project Description:

Upgrade two sites (MyBestHealthPortal.com and MuscleMagFitness.com) from older version of Joomla, upgrade plugins and add additional functionality.

Project shall include:

1. Upgrade website from earlier version of Joomla, to latest joomla 1.5.14 (or latest tested version). Upgrade all components/plug ins and add ons to Joomla 1.5 native components (some of the examples will be included below).

2. Adding new software listed below and testing each site after upgrading and adding software to ensure it is operational, properly loading and without any errors.

3. removing HTML font tags home page of the each site and change to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) to separate the website's content from its appearance and optimize images on home page for quicker loading (see the following reports, MBHP, http://www.websitegrader.com/wsgid/3476797/default.aspx. and http://www.websitegrader.com/wsgid/3476942/default.aspx)

4. Review menus and all links to check for correct function after upgrade and fix menus and any broken links as needed.

5. Once upgrade is done, Add the twitter, facebook, rss symbols, links on top, Home | Forum | Press | Widgets | RSS | | Free Nutrition Newsletter and have our the facebook friends on right tied into the page so people can add themselves as a fan (to see how it should look and function see: http://www.healthcastle.com/members.shtml) Also using the plugs in below we want the email page, share, feed and widget links and partners to be positioned on bottom of template to look like http://www.healthcastle.com/ (We will provide a mockup to eliminate any confusion. You can print the page, mark it up and then scan it. )

Plugs ins that must be upgraded to be Joomla 1.5 native and tested. The following information provided is a partial list assist you in this upgrade. Project requires all plug ins to be upgraded and tested:

Replace exiting tinymce and JCE with current version of http://www.joomlacontenteditor.net/

Upgrade to community builder: http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/communities-a-groupware/communities/210

JCE upgrade, should come automatically with 1.5.: http://www.joomlacontenteditor.net/, http://www.joomlacontenteditor.net/downloads

Upgrade for my content component, http://joomlicious.com/

Upgrade for fireboard http://www.bestofjoomla.com/content/blogsection/3/9/

Upgrade for linx exchange component. http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/ads-&-affiliates/text-&-link-ads/825/details.

Upgrade for shopping cart, http://virtuemart.net/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=224&Itemid=57

Upgrade for biz directory ie., located at http://mbhp.planetlink.com/administrator/index2.php?option=com_sobi2. http://www.Sigsiu.NET

Upgrade for recommend program component (http://mbhp.planetlink.com/administrator/index2.php?option=com_recommend) http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/communication/bookmark-&-recommend/5352/details

Upgrade for user list extended component joomla 1.5 (http://mbhp.planetlink.com/administrator/index2.php?option=com_userlist_xtd)

Artforms upgrade, doesn't appear to be needed for MyBestHealthPortal.com (MBHP), but may be needed for MuscleMagFitness.com (MMF), http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/contacts-&-feedback/forms/3028/details last version is: 2.1b7.1 (last update on Nov 17, 2008). We are good on mbhp

Upgrade for RD RSS, http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/external-contents/rss-readers/4286/details
Awstats Upgrade: http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/122/details

Project shall also include adding the following new joomla plug ins:

Replace exiting Banner management software. with - http://www.openx.org/ad-server/ on both sites.http://www.bestofjoomla.com/component/option,com_mtree/task,viewlink/link_id,581/Itemid,95/.

Social bookmarking: http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/communities-&-groupware/social-bookmarking/5816/details or http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/content-sharing/social-bookmarking/4416

My Space Type add on (cost to be paid by us): Any one of the following that works best in native in newest version of Joomla: http://socialcmsbuzz.com/jomsocial

Replace syret with with new 1.5 native version or replace with the following and reload videos currently on site in seyret.

Adsense module: http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/ads-a-affiliates/google-ads/243

Adsense multi advertisement module: http://joomlatp.com/Start-download/joomla-1.5-plugin/MultiAds1.5.html

Page peal: http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/ads-a-affiliates/corner-banners/3209

Tag cloud; http://www.joomlatags.org/joomla-tag/joomla-tag-download.html
Upgrade existing joomla seo tool to instead use this free tool: http://www.artio.net/en/joomla-extensions/joomla-seo-sef-component-artio-joomsef

Back up software: http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/access-a-security/backup/1606

Joomlapack back up: http://joomlapack.net/

Newsletter. http://www.ijoobi.com/download/download/download-acajoom.html
Upgrade components

Project Conditions:

Each site upgrade must be completed within 7 days.

Work is to be completed one site at a time. Only one site should be loaded onto your server to work on. Once MybesthealthPortal.com upgrade is completed, tested, and we have reviewed, and you have then reloaded to our server we will give you approval to begin the upgrade of the 2nd site, MusclemagFitness.com.


Please include references of similar work performed so we can be assured the work is within your experience.

Skills required:
Joomla, PHP, SEO, SQL, Website Design
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