Joomla is a great CMS and has a lot of functionality in the core.

For some new users the amount of functionality and options in the back-end can be a bit overwhelming. What can you do to make it easier for them?

Experienced users can do things differently in order to improve their workflow. What can you do to optimize the back-end?

Peter will show you what you can do to optimize your Joomla site for new users and experienced administrators. Help your Joomla users to work more easily and faster in the Joomla back-end.
Sprecher: Peter Martin
Peter Martin has been active in the Joomla community since 2005: at first as regular forum user, and later as Global Forum Moderator, Community Leadership Team and Operations Department Coordinator. Peter loves the freedom and possibilities that open source software gives you as user and the knowledge sharing that you can only find within such open source communities.

Peter has his own business (founded in 2005) and supports companies and organizations with Joomla implementations, support and custom Joomla extension development. After 12 years of clicking "Options" when installing new Joomla sites, Peter finally got fed up with it and decided to develop "Options Manager" (and a free "Lite" version) which is available via

Furthermore he organizes Open Coffee (a monthly networking event for small businesses and self employed people) in his hometown Nijmegen, The Netherlands and Linux Nijmegen (a Linux User Group with monthly meetings).