At Yireo, we love Zend stuff: We develop with Zend Studio, we run Zend Server as local environment and obviously we are making all our code compatible with the upcoming PHP 7. However, this news made us even more love Zend: They released a technology preview of Z-Ray which runs standalone on any webserver!

Read more: Zend Z-Ray standalone - preview

So there's this guy named Joe - it's not Average Joe, Joe is really his name, though it might be Joseph instead. Joe had a great idea in his mind and that's the idea that we can help each other out in the Joomla community, even if we are helpless with coding. The keyword is: JFeedback.

Read more: Joe and JFeedback

If you are following Magento in the news, it should not come as a surprise. If this is new to you, you should take action, right after reading this post. Some security issues have been discovered in Magento, and this requires security patches to be installed ASAP. Let's see what this is all about. And let's see what you should do to secure your Magento.

Read more: Security patches for Magento

Yireo has been orientating itself on education for many years already. Now that we have released our first book - Programming Joomla Plugins by Jisse Reitsma - we are happy to announce our next move: Trainings. As a first start, we have scheduled 2 group trainings in The Netherlands. And we are also planning to offer online trainings of some sorts as well. What's up?

Read more: Yireo gives training

[Disclaimer: April Fools prank] We are proud to announce a new CMS that will blow you away: Rambo CMS. It is a fork from the current Joomla 3.4 branch, and it will bring you those pieces that are missing in Joomla: Quick development of new features, agile working teams and above all, a platform you will love. Come and join us! 

Read more: [APRIL FOOLS] Announcing Rambo CMS

Now that the Programming Joomla Plugins book is out there and selling, our designer Ruben Creemers is also sharing his creative work with the crowd. Or should I say art? He created the book cover, the page layouts, typography, banners, advertizements - all with an eye for awesomeness. And he even laid the wooden floor himself that brings out the book on artistic photos so nicely. Checkout his blog!


Yireo is in the business of sharing. We develop some software, share it for free and than earn money by providing paid support on top of it. We love doing this. There's a lot we do that we don't share though. Here's a listing, to share some things with you anyway.

Read more: What we don't share