The j-cook project is indeed one of the best tools I've run across for building Joomla components and the beta version should make things even better!.
Will you have enough ideas ?
Want to have more time to spend on your hobbies and with your family ? Want to write less code and drink less coffee? Cook Self Service is the tool which will save you loads of time.
Be more efficient and sell your services better. Spend your time only on the creative and artistic work.
Coding on Joomla is now a piece of cake.
The foundation of applications are always the same, only the shape varies. Didn't you ever dream about having a robot to do all that stuff for you?
Cookie, the little bird is going to do the most boring jobs for you. Let's see an analogy :
A cherry on the cakeCookie is able to infinitely regenerate your whole component scaffolding, without loosing your custom functions.
A service for everybodyWhether you are an expert or a beginner, Cook Self Service is also great for learning the best practices on Joomla. Broaden your curiosity and become a professional coder in few months. Just follow and reproduce all the samples you have now in your hands.
Ready ?In a few words, you will never be able to return back to your old practices. Sign up for a free account and start to compose and test your projects.
A simple example demonstrates better than a long explanation.
As far as Joomla! will be evolving, Cook Self Service will also evolves step by step, offering you constant improvements of the service and the product.
Our builder is based on a very powerful framework divided in 7 different layers which permit an incomparable agility and we prove it releasing a new functionality every monday.
Build your first component in less than 10 minutes and learn how to code a clean and consistant Joomla! standard component.
Cook Self Service is NOT a construction kit. It writes for you a real stand alone source code, packaged and ready to by installed in your favorite CMS.
The forum is a privileged place for problem solving, for debate, for connecting Joomla! developers between each others. Our users are Joomla! developers probably facing the same challenges than you. Don't hesitate to share your problematics. It is also a place where you can hire a Joomla! competent developer in case you face your own limits of knowledge. We do not charge the transactions when people realize commercial exchanges, it is highly welcomed here because Cook Self Service claims to become a platform tool for the Joomla universe.
We design the product to fit the needs of the community.
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