Best Joomla Extensions – Backup, SEO, Security, Showcase & Google Map

Best Joomla Extensions – Backup, SEO, Security, Showcase & Google Map

As a trustworthy and easy-to-use CMS, Joomla offers many useful tools to help users build outstanding secure websites with ease. We have already introduced some excellent security extensions for readers to keep their website safe, and the best Joomla templates to beautify Joomla websites. Now, we are going to introduce the best and most practical Joomla extensions for all the readers.

Instead of focusing on one special field, the best Joomla extensions pay attention to all aspects including data backups, SEO, Google maps, showcase, editing, and so on so on so forth. With all these helpful extension, users can build a customized websites easily and quickly.

Akeeba Backup

Keeping data backup is an essential step in website management, which helps site managers restart their site once it is attacked or hacked. However, keeping backups manually is tedious and time-consuming.

Under the circumstance, Akeeba Backup appears which can automatically keep backups for all the files. The extension aims to create a full backup of user sites in one archive that contains all the significant files, installer similar to the official Joomla, and database snapshot.

Akeeba Backup

iJoomla SEO

As the name shows, iJoomal SEO targets to help Joomla websites get a better ranking place in search engines. So, how can this be possible? It boosts SEO by controlling all the meta tags, marking crucial keywords, automatically adding Alt tag to all the pictures, creating redirect links, adding HTML heading, fixing and checking keywords, and so on so forth.

iJoomla SEO

Force Password Complexity

Force Password Complexity is created for enhancing user password to keep Joomla websites safe. Based on individual principles, the extension forces complex and secure password. It sets up a series of rules to make sure the secure level of every password, such as how long the password needs to be, the size of the entropy, avoiding parts of email address and name, as well as the maximum of the same numbers or characters. In this way, the extension helps to create strong passwords.

Force Password Complexity

jGraphic Captcha Protection

Captcha Protection is for Joomla website security, which mainly concentrates on blocking malicious or spam software. The extension is extremely easy-to-install and easy-to-use. Apart from keeping out spam software, it also prevents brute force attack happening to password on the login page and stops new users registering on your Joomla site without permission.

However, this is not the end of the whole story. This extension comes with free support that means users can get solutions from Captcha Protection whenever they run into problems.

jGraphic Captcha Protection

StyleWare K2 Google Maps

K2 Google Maps allows users to add Google maps in k2 categories and items. Users can also customize the map as they want. For example, webmasters can choose map types like satellite or roadmap, choose room, choose an icon from four styles, and set locale. Apart from these, the extension supports for showing all contents in one category with a map, and also supports Google street view and weather layers.

StyleWare K2 Google Maps

SJ K2 Category Showcase

Have you ever imagine applying a showcase on your website to show all the images? If the answer is positive; then SJ K2 Category Showcase is your best choice. There are more than 20 effects and 4 themes for users to choose, and accordingly, you can choose a suitable theme to display your photos easily.

The extension supports more than one module on one page, SEO, changing colors of descriptions and titles, adding links to titles and images, embedding content to the end and the title of every module, four styles for resizing images, and many more other stunning and useful features.

SJ K2 Category Showcase

JB Article SEO Checklist

JB Article SEO Checklist helps to boost Joomla website SEO by checking keyword density in an article, including title, content, tag, as well as image text. After this, it gives a score to every post and once a post gets 100; then the extension notices you to publish that article. By using the tool, webmasters can save much time on keyword stuffing.

JB Article SEO Checklist