If you want to learn how to use Joomla!, or to improve your skills, here is a selection of books for Joomla 3x and 2.5 that will guide you through using the CMS in order to build and manage your websites.
Joomla 3 The Book for Everyone is aimed at both beginners and users of previous Joomla! versions who wish to build and maintain a website without having to write code.
Thanks to this book, you will be able to build a website on your personal computer, to move it online, to maintain it, to create and publish content, to install extensions with new features, to backup and update your website and much more!
Joomla 3 SEO & Performance
The SEO plan for your Joomla! site must be well thought out early in the site creation process to be able to rank high in search engine results pages. Thanks to the book Joomla 3.5 SEO & Performance, you will learn how the search engines work, how to set up Joomla! to properly place and use your keywords, how to write and organize your content and much more.
A whole chapter is also dedicated to sh404SEF, one of the most popular SEO extension for Joomla!.
Finally, in the last chapter, you will find out how to speed up your page load time which is a major factor for search engine rankings, but most importantly, for a better user experience.