Securing your site before its too late is a smart move. As the demand for functionality of sites are increasing day by day and becoming more complex than ever, the security issue is an important factor. More and more websites are now based on Content Management System (CMS) which are regularly updated by their developers.
Those sites which are found to be still running on outdated CMS often becomes target of hackers and malware. For this reason CMS migration to latest version and security loophole fixes are necessary. CMS migration is not always very straightforward, specially if the site is based on very early version of CMS. It needs certain custom fixes, checking and providing various tailored solutions fittest for each site. At Codeboxr we offer such migration and security fixes.
If your website is running Joomla! 1.0.x or 1.5.x, it is recommended to migrate it to Joomla! 2.5.x. In Joomla! 2.5 there are many security improvements in the core elements of the application. The migration, however, should be performed with caution and through expert professionals, otherwise there is a real risk of loosing data or making the site dysfunctional. Click here to read the version history of Joomla!
For Joomla!, a popular CMS, below is a typical workflow process for migration:
1. Site backup and setup in local
2. Data migration: from Joomla! 1.0 to Joomla! 1.5
3. Data migration: from Joomla! 1.5 to Joomla! 2.5
4. Template migration: from Joomla! 1.0 / 1.5 to Joomla! 2.5
5. Fixing Menu and contents
6. Extra Addon installation and configuration
7. Upload to live and configure.
8. Testing in live site and finish migration.
How much does it cost?
We charge about US $ 350 to US $ 450 for site migration from Joomla! version 1.x to 2.x