News about Contao

Read the official Contao announcements.

2010

Announcement

by Leo Feyer

Contao version 2.9.2 is available. The maintenance release includes the latest versions of the TCPDF, MooTools and TinyMCE plugins as well as various small bug fixes.

Current issue

by Leo Feyer

Peter Koch, the Extension Repository developer, retires from the Contao team for personal reasons.

Announcement

by Leo Feyer

Contao version 2.9.1 is available. The maintenance release includes an important front end cache fix, a front end preview link fix and various accessibility fixes. It also fixes an XSS vulnerability in one of the framework functions, so an update is highly recommended.

From practice

by Leo Feyer

At least since Google has announced that the speed of a website is one of the criteria for its page rank, people care a lot about optimizing their web pages. This article will show you how to "tune" Contao to get a high page speed score.

Screenshot Die Kommunikationsabteilung Theme

Community

by Fabian Fauth

The closure of the "Contao Free Themes Month" is being made by us - the agency Die Kommunikationsabteilung. Thereto I answered the questions that I asked all the other participants during July for us and our theme.

Screenshot jukemedia.de Theme

Community

by Fabian Fauth

Number 4 of the themes in our "Contao Free Themes Month" is being provided by jukemedia.de aka Jutta Kemperle. I thereto conducted, as usual, a short interview with Jutta.

Screenshot theme Fireworks

Community

by Fabian Fauth

The third theme in our "Contao Free Themes Month" is being provided by Theile Service - modern web design. Owner Jörg Theile has thereto answered me a few questions.

Screenshot piyo-Theme

Community

by Fabian Fauth

Next in our "Contao Free Themes Month" the piyo medienagentur provides a free theme. In a short interview the owner, Lars Tubies, talks about him and his theme.

Current issue

by Leo Feyer

The Contao theme manager does not only allow you to easily import and manage themes, but also lays the system open to attack due to the architecture of a theme. Therefore please read the following security advice regarding the import of a Contao theme.

Screenshot of the fruitMEDIA theme

Community

by Fabian Fauth

Today we start the "Contao Free Themes Month" with the internet agency fruitMEDIA from Krumbeck in in the northern part of Germany.

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