Concrete5’s use and understanding

Speaker(s) : Olivier Soille

  • Language : Français
  • Nature : Workshop
  • Date : Monday 9 July 2012
  • Schedule : 16h20
  • Duration : 100 minutes
  • Place : Uni Mail 2150


We’ll see how to install and use concrete5 for building a rich, advanced, and full featured website without any line of code.

This workshop will help you learn and understand the logic of use and customization of the concrete5 CMS. As, for example, see the principle of inclusion, and keeping update, extensions. Or changing the various content blocks’ graphics rendering.

We fly over the principles of programming and development on concrete5 (Functions organization and methodology).

You learn how to use the concrete5’s dashboard for managing administrative tasks of the site, but also how to do some usefull presets to let you save time.

This workshop is suitable for web beginners and experts.


Olivier Soille is passionate by free movements since his early age. Wether are informatic or musical, as the one initiated by the spiral tribe in the 90s.

He is active in concrete5’s community since 2008, at the origin and main leader of the french speaking community of this Software.

After completing his electronics studies, his attention focused on GNU / Linux and various web projects like PhpBB and Mambo (renamed Joomla! Since) and of course conrete5.