The ZOO Apps
Managing Content Types
Start with one of the 14 prebuilt apps to manage your content types. Choose between apps rendered with the YOOtheme Pro page builder or stand-alone apps which have their own layouts.
Publish your recipes, cooking videos and daily tips.
Showcase companies with their projects and clients.
Create a product catalog or an E-commerce shop for your products.
Present movie and TV show reviews along with their actors.
Create a download directory to share your design resources.
Create a blog to showcase your daily news and inspirations.
Easily build your own blog with comments, tags and social buttons.
Create a clearly arranged catalog with lots of built-in features.
Build a tasty recipe database, tag and rate your favorite meals.
Create a review resource of your favorite movies and actors.
Manage companies, addresses and employees with ease.
Provide downloads that are protected from direct linking.
Create complex documentations with syntax highlighting.
You need to create simple static content pages? Here you go!
Content Management Made Easy
The ZOO CCK is perfectly integrated into the Joomla user interface. Manage all your
apps and their content types, categories, tags and comments.
Your ZOO Apps
Create any number of apps with
unlimited content types. It's the ultimate
Joomla Content Construction Kit.
Quickly access the item, category, frontpage,
comments, tags or submission manager or the
The main place to copy, edit, delete and
publish items, create new ones and set the
ordering and access level.
Besides the default ordering options you
can prioritize selected items.
Manage nested category trees
conveniently. They can be collapsed and
expanded with one click.
Drag & Drop
ZOO allows you to easily sort your
categories with drag & drop.
Display the item count of each category.
You can easily view the related items.
Just like items you can extend categories
with your own custom fields.
Keep track of your site's comments and
edit, reply, approve and delete them.
Let users authenticate with their Twitter
or Facebook accounts to comment.
Use filters like pending, approved
and spam to find exactly the comments
you are looking for.
The Akismet service is
integrated to detect spam.
Add Your Content Types
The content builder is used to create custom content types. Any combination of custom fields is possible to build the content type you need.
Form elements are the essential part of content type construction. They save all text information to be displayed in the frontend of your website.
|Text||Single line input field||View|
|Textarea||Multi-column text field||View|
|Radio||Group of radio buttons||-||View|
|Select||Dropdown select box with optional multiple selections||-||View|
|Checkbox||Group of checkboxes||-||View|
|Link||Link with options for the title, target and rel attribute||View|
|Email with optional subject or body – supports email cloaking||View|
|Date||Display dates and allow selection through a date picker.||View|
ZOO offers various elements to display all kinds of media. For example, you can display single images or galleries with lightboxes, slideshows and integrated thumbnail creation.
|Image||Display an image which can be resized – supports custom links and titles.||View|
|Media||Display HTML5 video and audio formats and videos from YouTube and Vimeo.||View|
|Download||Display a downloadable file which can be protected from direct linking.||View|
|Gallery||Image gallery based on the Widgetkit Gallery with Slideshow, Spotlight and Lightbox.||-||View|
Social elements allow your users to communicate and interact with you and each other through your website. These elements are typically used for blogs but can also add a social feel to any type of app.
|Rating||Display an ajaxed based rating system between 3 and 10 stars.||-||View|
|Social Buttons||Display Facebook Like and Twitter Tweet buttons.||-||View|
|Social Bookmarks||Display icons for Google, Facebook, Reddit, Twitter and Email to share items.||-||View|
Web Service Elements
These elements implement 3rd party web applications for various purposes – most of them are social web services. Usually, you must have an account at the respective third-party website to use their service.
|Google Maps||Display any item on Google Maps.||View|
|Disqus||Integrate Disqus comment service.||-||View|
|Flickr||Integrate Flickr photo sharing service.||-||View|
This set of elements extends your item’s functionality and also the way your content relates.
|Group||Display repeatable groups of text, textarea and image fields.||View|
|Related Items||Display related items from any ZOO app.||View|
|Related Categories||Display any related categories.||View|
|Joomla Module||Display any Joomla module in the item.||-||View|
|Country||Display a dropdown select box of all countries with optional multiple selections.||View|
|Widgetkit||Display Widgetkit widgets anywhere in ZOO.||-||View|
Powerful CCK Features
Get Everything You Need for Building Amazing Websites
Use your custom content types to create all the items you need, e.g. articles, movies or different product types.
Choose from a rich set of elements like forms, images, videos, ratings and more to build custom types.
Arrange your content via drag & drop! Just assign the elements to lay out positions in pre-built templates.
Combine the power of ZOO and Widgetkit to create slideshows, galleries and more based on ZOO items.
Nested comments with spam protection and support for Gravatar, Twitter and Facebook are included.
Managing your tags is a breeze with text suggestions, auto completion and multiple selections.
Use our drag & drop form builder to let your users submit content from the frontend of your website.
Trusted authors can review and manage created content directly from the frontend of your website.
Automatically import your content from Joomla, CSV files and popular Joomla components.
- Unlimited Apps and Content Types
- Extendible App Parameters
- Pre-built Template Layouts
- Lots of Style Settings
- Automatic Image Sizing and Caching
- Render Templates for Elements
- Repeat Functionality for Elements
- Powerful Related Items Element
- Drag & Drop Category Sorting
- Extend Categories With Fields
- Multiple Category Item Assignment
- Advanced Item Ordering
- Automatically Generated Slugs
- Easy Upgrades That Preserve Settings
- Support & Regular Updates
- jQuery for All Scripts
- Built for Developers
- Use Events to Hook Into ZOO
- Email Notification for Comments
- Akismet Spam Protection
- Avatars Provided by Gravatar Service
- Black List Comments by IP & more
- Automatic URL Linking in Comments
- Highlighted Author Comments
- UTF-8 Characters in Alpha Index
- Alpha Index for Categories & Items
- Blog Template for Warp Themes
- Google Maps Integration
- Item Module With Its Own Layouts
- Tag Cloud Module
- Latest Comments Module
- Joomla Search Plugin
- Natural Language Search
- Fast Search Index
- Admin Quick Icon Module
- Shortcodes Show Content Anywhere
- Native Joomla SEF Support
- Joomla Plugins Work Inside ZOO
- Email Notification for Submissions
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