VitaBook is our guestbook component for Joomla! 2.5+. VitaBook supports all current Joomla! features like the update and ACL systems. The aim for VitaBook is to be as simple and user friendly as possible.
- WYSIWYG HTML editor for composing messages
- Replying to messages (level of sub messages is configurable, e.g. replies to replies etc.)
- Avatar support (VitaBook contains it's own avatar system, but can also use avatars from Kunena, Community Builder and Gravatar)
- Embedding of images
- Uploading of images
- Embedding of youtube and vimeo videos
- Smileys (automatic replacement* by typing the widely known codes)
- Automatic url detection
- In the frontend all actions and forms use AJAX requests for the best user experience possible
- Full administration of messages from the front-end
- Admin e-mail notifications, with links for easy (un)publish/delete actions
- Import messages from Phoca Guestbook and Easybook Reloaded
- Limit the length of messages by the number of characters
- Full support of the Joomla ACL system
- CAPTCHA for non-registered users
- Guest activation email. Have guests activate their messages via an email sent to their email address
- IP addresses can be blocked. Administration is possible from both front- and back-end.
All these features can be configured from within the Joomla! back-end. Currently supported languages are English, Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Lithuanian, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Swedish.
Supported browsers are Microsoft Internet Explorer 8+ and all recent versions of Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Apple Safari.
- Joomla! 2.5.6+
- The GD extension for PHP (for the avatar and image upload functionality)
* Automatic replacement is not supported on older versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer