We're Your Joomla Service Agency

Cocoon is a full-service digital media agency, specializing in Joomla development at all stages of the development and production chain. Our team of permanent in-house Joomla experts are based in London, and build forward-thinking Joomla solutions that last.

Joomla Design

We're experts in effective front-end development, and we aren't afraid to say it. Our 25,000 clients have taught us the true value and importance of design and front-end development, and how it acts as one of your most vital digital marketing strategies. Effective branding through appropriate user experience and design is just one of the key factors in elevating your Joomla-powered online business to the next level.

  • Overrides
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • PHP
  • Graphics
  • Responsive
  • Frameworks
  • Retina-ready
  • Interactivity
  • Accessibility
Joomla Design and Custom Template Development

Joomla Template Development

As a leader in innovative design, we’ve been redefining the appeal of Joomla’s frontend visual experience for years. Our team of expert Joomla template developers are award-winning, innovative and agile. We want to apply our knowledge and expertise to built you a Joomla template that speaks volumes on behalf of your brand.

Frontend Joomla Developers

Our clients often enjoy the full-tier service level we provide, offloading their Joomla design process and template development to us. We’re also available for outsourced and contracted work, but much prefer to work with long-term enterprise clients to build a visual experience that your customers won’t forget.

Joomla Designers

With years of experience in digital design, we’re proficient in skinning Joomla to effectively communicate the message that your business is determined to portray. Since the initial perception of your brand is formed in customers’ minds in a matter of seconds, we recognize the importance of design. It plays a major role.

Custom Joomla Template Development

With a clientele of over 25,000 international organizations, we’ve had plenty of time to finesse our skill. By now, we are committed to delivering only the best in Joomla template development and design.

We utilize powerful frontend development frameworks like Bootstrap 4, 3 and 2, Foundation, and Material to design powerful Joomla websites

We use well-supported libraries to integrate additional frontend functionality into Joomla, such as JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX

We're also able to further develop your Angular, Vue and React solutions, incorporating these directly into Joomla, to provide extended frontend functionality

We're devoted to writing validated, powerful code, that adheres to the appropriate Joomla and vendor guidelines

We use the latest technologies, to ensure for optimum cross-compatibility, whilst accounting for backward-compatibility to suit users browsing on older devices

We're passionate about developing frontend Joomla solutions that are high-performance, mobile-first, responsive and retina-ready

Accessibility is one of our strong points; we believe that all users deserve the very best experience from your brand

Our expert team of in-house graphic designers, branding experts, and frontend developers are keen to reignite the passion of your brand, conveying powerful messages through the design and experience of your Joomla website

We focus on creating user-friendly experiences, utilizing the very best practices in UX, to increase conversion rates and user acquisition via your Joomla website or application

Let's work together to build a visual experience that leaves a lasting impression on your growing audience. In 2019, it's one of the key factors to harnessing user attention and effectively delivering your brand message.

Joomla Development

The uniqueness of your brand is unshared by any other. And of course, the same goes for your Joomla-powered website and applications. Since the needs of your business are so distinctive, we strive to deliver tailored, intuitive Joomla development solutions — whatever the use case.

  • Modules
  • Components
  • Plugins
  • Custom
  • API
  • Overrides
Joomla Developers

Specialist Joomla Developers

Joomla is a powerful open source CMS, and ships with an even more powerful framework, allowing the development and integration of complex enterprise-level solutions. At Cocoon, we work with a simple, but powerful methodology: we write clean and clutter-free code, which is easy to maintain, whilst targeting the specific challenges and requirements of your organization’s digital offering.

Hire Expert Joomla Developers

Our #1 commitment is to build comprehensive, powerful Joomla solutions that are easy to adapt, and easy to maintain. We avoid code redundancy, and aim to develop solutions that meet the precise needs of your audience — we aren’t in the business of re-using code from client to client. What we develop for you belongs only to you.

Joomla Development Services

Our Joomla development solutions cater to projects of all scales and sizes. Whilst Joomla is a highly-powerful, competent CMS, we’re just as passionate as you to integrate complex additional functionality, which remains forward-compatible and won’t break on upgrade. We’re best placed for complex development projects which require compatibility into the future, and don’t break on oh-so-important Joomla upgrades.

Full Tier Joomla Development

Given Joomla’s great adaptability, we’re pleased to have worked on Joomla projects of all sizes. We provide comprehensive development solutions to SMEs, as well as non-profits, government, and fast-paced enterprises. With over 25,000 clients, we know Joomla.

Joomla is a powerful open-source framework right out the box. We harness this power in order to leverage your website or application to the next level of performance and functionality

We utilize many of Joomla’s native tools to extend and build upon the functionality of your Joomla solution, including custom Modules, Plugins and Components

We also utilize overrides in order to extend the capabilities of native Joomla, turning it into a content management and delivery powerhouse

Our Joomla development specialists write validated custom code that fits neatly into Joomla’s core infrastructure

We employ the use of Joomla’s native APIs and the Joomla Framework to harness the native extendability of Joomla

Our team of development professionals are devoted to building and integrating development solutions that cater to the needs of your business, and your customers

Using the power of the Joomla framework, we're excited to build flexible solutions that address the individual needs of your clients and customers. Every single one of them.

Joomla Commerce

We know Joomla, and we're passionate about commerce. We want to build a winning e-commerce solution for your business, and if you're using Joomla... we're your match.

  • VirtueMart
  • HikaShop
Drupal Commerce Experts

Joomla E-Commerce Specialists

It’s well-known that Joomla is an industry-leader in e-commerce solutions. But that doesn’t mean your store is. With extensive experience in both VirtueMart and HikaShop, our team combines our global, holistic expertise in user experience design, and both front and backend Joomla development to create winning e-com solutions for Joomla. And regardless of your industry or vertical, we’re committed to making it work — every single time.

Experts in E-Commerce for Joomla

We combine the knowledge of our seasoned team of design, development, and strategic digital marketing professionals to create multi-tiered e-commerce solutions for Joomla that strengthen your brand and boost conversion performance. A beautiful, functional store is a great start, but experience has taught us that this is only a small factor to e-commerce success.

Joomla E-Commerce Development

While we promise to deliver a solution that looks stunning, both on the frontend and under-the-hood, our digital marketing professionals are committed to optimizing your user acquisition, conversions and CTR — on the long term. Cocoon offers full-scale e-commerce management, optimization, and continued performance analysis. But if you’d rather leave this to your internal team, we’ll stick to designing and developing a killer baseline solution, that works for both your business and your audience.

We’re pros in Joomla commerce. In fact, with over 25,000 clients, we’ve done it successfully countless times

Our e-commerce developers are proficient in VirtueMart, integrating the component and extended plugins seamlessly into your Joomla environment

We also have great experience working with HikaShop and many of its associated plugins

We also have great experience working with HikaShop and many of its associated plugins

We also have experience integrating third-party e-commerce solutions into Joomla, such as Shopify

We’re experienced in all the major payment processors and gateways, including PayPal and Stripe

Take your Joomla e-commerce offerings to the next level with Cocoon.

Joomla Maintenance

We utilize a combination of automated and manual Joomla maintenance technologies, developed specifically by our very own in-house team. We've been working with Joomla since its inception, so you can trust that by now, we really know what we're doing.

  • Automation
  • Manual
  • Testing
  • Updates
  • Upgrades
  • Application Layer
  • Server Layer
Drupal Maintenance Solutions

Managed Maintenance for Joomla

Maintaining your Joomla installation need not be a challenge. Our team of Joomla developers and maintenance specialists provide full-tier managed maintenance services for your Joomla application. And for larger businesses, our full time in-house sysadmins will maintain your infrastructure as well.

Joomla Maintenance Support

We aim to create a hassle-free managed maintenance solution that gives you peace of mind. Our internal automated monitoring solutions check a combination of variables within your Joomla application and server environment every single minute of the day, so we’re always the first to know when something needs our attention.

Joomla Updates & Upgrades

Our in-house team of managed maintenance experts offer immediate response to tasks of high priority, including unforeseen updates and patches. In fact, our team operates around-the-clock, providing an immediate response to monitoring alerts 24/7, even during holidays. We’d go so far as to say that we prioritize the stability of your online solution just as much as you do.

Joomla Status Monitoring

Our goal is to deliver a tailored, managed maintenance process that’s safe, secure, and reliable. Leave your Joomla maintenance to us, so you can focus on your business. We combine the use of both automated and manual testing, so there’s no need for you to worry about the ongoing integrity of your application.

We provide updates to both Joomla core and third-party plugins and extensions in Joomla

All updates are tested for compatibility using a combination of automated and manual testing, within our private testing environment

Our internal monitoring alerts provide us with detailed breakdowns of the status of Joomla and third-party extensions, so we know exactly where to pay attention

Our automated monitoring tools run 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, so we’re always on top of Joomla maintenance and where our focus is most required

Our team of Joomla maintenance experts are on standby 24/7, providing immediate review and investigation when alerted by our automated monitoring system

We offer maintenance on both an application and server level, so you can rest assured your Joomla site remains stable and secure

Let's supercharge the maintenance process for your Joomla-powered website or application. Trust us, we've done it thousands of times.

Joomla Performance

Having worked with some of the world's best-known brands, we truly understand the importance of performance and optimization. And with our experience, we'll know exactly what to target without compromising effective delivery of your Joomla site or application.

  • CDN
  • Caching
  • Compression
Drupal Performance and Optimization

Performance Optimization for Joomla

Joomla provides great performance-enhancing mechanisms straight out the box. But for most enterprise solutions, this is seldom enough. Our specialist team of Joomla performance consultants employ the use of various, multi-layer performance optimization solutions, in order to deliver your Joomla website or application with record performance.

Enhance Joomla Performance

We’re in the business of supercharging online solutions. And for Joomla, we do it best. Utilizing aggressive optimization techniques on both the application and server layer, we’re keen to address every angle — the result? — a stable, comprehensive performance solution that optimizes Joomla for both your audience, and your business. Let’s optimize both your Joomla solution, and your ROI.

Joomla Application & Infrastructure Optimization

Our deeply-integrated performance-enhancing Joomla solutions begin at the client level, working their way through the Joomla application level, and penetrating far within the server layer. Furthermore, we implement industry leading optimization techniques beyond the configuration of your infrastructure — to ultimately deliver a highly aggressive, full-tier performance solution.

Specialists in Enterprise Joomla Performance

With over 25,000 clients to date, we’ve developed and implemented some of the strongest and most aggressive Joomla performance techniques for organizations serving a range of industries and verticals. As standard, our performance specialists are proficient in direct on-page optimization, enterprise CDNs, caching, and secure edge computing.

Out of the box, Joomla provides extensive caching and compression functionality

But we’re keen to leverage upon Joomla’s native performance capabilities, building you a solution that substantially beats the competition in terms of performance, overhead, and ROI

We utilize aggressive caching mechanisms atop of Joomla’s native caching abilities, on both an application and server level

Our use of leading enterprise-level CDNs allows us to boost performance of your static files to best suit your worldwide audiences

Complex compress techniques are utilized on both application and server layers

Automated monitoring is provided 24/7, so we are immediately aware of potential performance difficulties worldwide, able to provide instant support and resolution around-the-clock, 365 days a year

We're passionate about performance. In fact, that's one of the reasons we're so good at it. Let's reduce your overheads whilst simultaneously supercharging user experience—across the globe.

Joomla Security

Experts in digital protection and cybersecurity, we're passionate about building secure solutions that allow you to harness the power of Joomla. Let's secure the reputation of your business, and the integrity of your customers.

  • Hardening
  • Audit
  • Automation
  • Backups
  • Imaging
  • Immediate Rollbacks
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Mitigation
  • DDoS
  • Monitoring
  • Alerts
  • 24/7/365
  • Server Layer
  • Application Layer
Joomla Security

Joomla Security Experts



We are experts in both Joomla hardening and server-layer cybersecurity. Our team of specialist security experts are proficient in Joomla and Linux-based server environments. We’ll work with you to develop a fool-proof, multi-layer solution to strengthen your Joomla website and the environment where it resides.

Managed Joomla Security Solutions



We want to create an integrative solution that reliably retains the integrity and security of your Joomla website, its content and its data. At Cocoon, our aim is to keep your business and your customers safe, while allowing you to manage your Joomla site without the concerns of security related issues.


Enterprise class Joomla Security Consultants



Cocoon’s expert security specialists are best in class at Joomla hardening, security and stability. We utilize our very own internal systems and infrastructure to ensure that to bolster Joomla’s security, that don’t come natively with the CMS or third-party extensions.


Joomla Automation, Monitoring, Backups & Security



We offer 24/7/365 automated monitoring of your hosting environment and your Joomla installation, with immediate responses and intervention around-the-clock. Additionally, we offer managed automated backup solutions for your Joomla installation, external data, and your entire server environment, with instant rollbacks and reporting.

Out of the box, Joomla provides a relatively secure framework to host your website or application. But we’re keen to harden your Joomla installation to ensure optimum security and stability

We perform comprehensive website and server audits, identifying potentially problematic areas

Not only do we offer an initial in-depth security audit, but our internal monitoring system is configured to run automated audits on a scheduled basis to ensure that the integrity of both Joomla and your server environment is retained

Our range of automated solutions run on a 24-hour basis, monitoring both your Joomla installation and the server it’s hosted on

Our on-call team of Joomla security specialists are on standby 24 hours a day, and receive alerts instantly by SMS in the case of suspect activity

We provide completely automated backups for your Joomla instance, as well as your server environment

Our comprehensive automated backups can be restored immediately in the event of accident or disaster

We offer both automated and on-demand imaging of your entire server environment, which can be restored or deployed elsewhere. Instantly.

Our proprietary in-house maintenance and security solutions allow for immediate rollbacks in the case of accident or disaster

Our Joomla security consultants offer comprehensive disaster recovery, mitigation and monitoring solutions for your website, application or entire stack.

Intelligent automation allows us to respond to traffic spikes or potential attacks with immediate effect, instantly mitigating resource usage and increased server demand

Using industry leading technologies, Cocoon is a specialized Joomla security agency, with extensive expertise in the security of Joomla, web server applications, and hosting solutions.

Joomla Support

Experts in our field, we're proud to offer unrivaled specialist Joomla support. For every single one of our clients. What's more, our in-house Joomla specialists are on-hand around the clock, 365 days per year.

  • Education
  • Training
  • Consulting
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Emergencies
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Video Conferencing
  • Guidance
  • 24/7/365
Telephone Call

Joomla Support Solutions

We truly believe in our capability to provide an outstanding level of support for even the most challenging of Joomla projects. And since every one of our senior support technicians has at least 10 years of experience working directly with the CMS, we’re confident we can deliver. We strive to provide direct, resourceful solutions for even the most complex of enterprise Joomla applications.

Immediate Support for Joomla

Our level of service is one that is almost unparalleled amongst the industry, not least because we offer enterprise-level priority support solutions 24/7, even during holidays — totaling no less than 365 days per year. However demanding your business needs, we’re committed to providing a level of service to match.

Hire Joomla Support Consultants

Our specialist Joomla consultants have each worked with the CMS for at least a decade. If that doesn’t say experience, we don’t know what does. We remain committed to providing inventive solutions that are easy to deploy, quick to implement, and most importantly — effective at meeting your needs.

Joomla Training, Education & Enterprise

We’re able to provide comprehensive training and education to your internal team, from content management right up to server infrastructure. What’s more, our support staff are available via email, phone, Skype, and SMS, so your team can reach us wherever you are.

We offer comprehensive Joomla education, support and training to all members of your organization, regardless of their Joomla proficiency

Our Joomla consultants offer no-fluff guidance and tutorials to your editors, content managers, and website administrators

If you’d rather leave the management and maintenance of Joomla to us, that’s no problem. We’re happy to help.

Our Joomla consultants each have over ten years of experience in the platform, and are available around the clock to respond to enquiries and challenges

We offer comprehensive disaster recovery solutions in the event of accident or attack on your Joomla installation or server infrastructure

Our team is able to provide support and offer guidance via email, Skype, phone and SMS, so you can speak to a real human, wherever you are

Your business is in safe hands. With our experience, you can say goodbye to breaking changes and mission-critical concerns. We offer on-demand support and emergency consultation 24 hours per day, 365 days a year.

Joomla Migration

Whether you're migrating to or from Joomla, our talented team of Joomla migration professionals is keen to plan and execute a migration strategy that works.

  • API
  • WordPress
  • Drupal
  • Mura CMS
  • Bespoke CMS
  • Proprietary CMS
Drupal Migration Services

Migration Services for Joomla 1.5, 2.5, 3 & 4

Migration is a common challenge between major Joomla releases, with support and cross-compatibility at the height of concerns. Luckily, we’re here to help. With over 25,000 clients, we’ve migrated countless sites between various iterations of the Joomla CMS. In fact, we offer migration from all major versions of Joomla since 1.5, right up to the latest stable release.

Static Site to Joomla Migration



Migrating an entire website from its static state to Joomla may seem like a tall order. But in this regard, we’re pros. We can migrate your static website to Joomla by means so effective that your audience won’t notice the difference. But you will. Say hello to the ease and simplicity of managing your content directly through Joomla’s responsive, user friendly administration interface.
 Website management just got a lot easier.

Migrate From WordPress, Drupal or Mura CMS

Our migration specialists are able to carefully migrate your data and content from WordPress to Joomla, or the other way around. Additionally, we offer cross-directional migration services between Joomla and Drupal or Mura CMS.

Website Migration to Joomla



Our in-house team of migration specialists additionally have experience in Joomla migrations from the likes of Plone, CraftCMS, Webflow, Grav, Squarespace, Wix, Weebly, GoDaddy, 1&1Ionos, cPanel and VistaPrint Webs. Whatever your current solution, we’ve got your back.

We offer cross-Joomla migration, to move sites from outdated versions of the software to the latest stable release

We also offer migration both to, and from WordPress to Joomla

Our team has experience performing comprehensive migrations both to, and from Drupal to Joomla

We’re also able to manage complex migrations, both to and from Mura CMS to Joomla

Our team of Joomla migration specialists have experience migrating websites and applications both to, and from Joomla and your custom or bespoke CMS

We offer comprehensive migration strategies and solutions to migrate your static website to Joomla, carefully integrating your content

Our #1 aim with any Joomla migration is to ensure a smooth, seamless process for your business, and your audience

We are committed to providing a lossless migration solution, so that all of your content is preserved and retains its integrity, at every process

Our government-approved non disclosure agreement is signed and provided to you before commencement of the migration, so that you can rest assured that your data is handled safely at every stage

Joomla migration doesn't have to be hard. Our solid in-house migration process ensures the integrity of your data, as well as the security of your clients.

Upgrade Solutions for Joomla 1.5, 2.5, 3 & 4

Cocoon offers tailored upgrade and migration solutions for Joomla sites dating anywhere back to version 1.5. With years in the business, we know just how critical it is to maintain a current installation, and we've developed perhaps the best workflow in the industry to do so.

Upgrade Solutions for Drupal

Managed Joomla Upgrade Solutions

Maintaining a stable, supported version of Joomla is imperative, especially in a world of vulnerability and attack. The compatibility and continued support of your current Joomla version is also a key element to the stability of your Joomla solution, especially for enterprise clients. With years of experience, we’ve perhaps developed the most holistic upgrade pathway for Joomla versions, even back to Joomla 1.5.

Migrating from Joomla 1.5+

We pride ourselves on our inventive solutions, and complex Joomla upgrade solutions are no different. We know how important it is for you to maintain continued support and forward compatibility for your extensions and custom code — which is why our specialist Joomla consultants take great measures to handle this with care.

Joomla Upgrade Specialists & Consultants

Our #1 aim during our Joomla upgrade workflow is to maintain the integrity of your content and data, whilst simultaneously moving you to the latest stable Joomla release — whichever stage you’re currently at. We strive to deliver a hassle-free solution, that requires nothing more of you than a short length of patience. Our agile upgrade process allows us to upgrade versions of Joomla, right back to 1.5, to the latest stable release — whilst maintaining cross-compatibility of your third-party extensions and custom code.

Joomla Upgrade Support

With over 25,000 clients, we’ve worked with some of the biggest name brands and government organizations using Joomla across the globe. And as each of our senior Joomla consultants hold over ten years of experience working with the CMS alone, we’re well-versed in the upgrading of complex Joomla solutions. We’ve developed a fully-managed, efficient, and agile Joomla upgrade process, and we truly believe it’s one you can trust.

We know the importance of maintaining a stable, secure, and up-to-date Joomla installation

That’s why we offer comprehensive upgrade solutions for all versions of Joomla, from 1.5

Regardless of whether you’re running Joomla 1.5, 3.9, or anything in between, we’re keen to device a strategic upgrade solution that preserves the integrity of your content and data

We utilize a combination of automated and manual techniques to ensure that your content is carefully transferred, with minimal room for human error

Our automated and manual quality process ensures that the integrity, compatibility, and transference of your data has been preserved

Our agile upgrade process means you’ll be upgraded swiftly, and reliably. Let’s say no to downtime.

If your business is growing, so should your online offerings. We firmly believe that utilizing the correct digital technologies plays a key part, but only if they're kept current and up to date.

Joomla APIs & Integration

Your Joomla framework is just the start. We're experienced in extending the power of your online offerings, utilizing a combination of native Joomla techniques and the innovative integration of third-party libraries and APIs. With us, Joomla acts as platform for expansion, not lock-in.

Website Programming and Code Development

Even for the most complex of requirements, our expert Joomla developers hold a unique specialism in the integration of third-party libraries and APIs. 

Enterprise Joomla

Having worked with over 25,000 clients worldwide, including some of the most prolific Fortune 500 brands, we know enterprise. We're heavily experienced in building and scaling solutions to meet even the most challenging of enterprise demands.

  • Scaling
  • Performance Management
  • Bursts
  • OpenStack
  • Rackspace
  • AWS
  • DigitalOcean
  • Pantheon
Enterprise Joomla

Let's work collaboratively to build an enterprise Joomla solution by integrating the best industry standard techniques. We'll prepare your website or application to work with scale, traffic spikes, and enterprise level integration.

Joomla Consultancy

Our multilingual Joomla consultants offer professional analysis, planning, and integration strategies — on demand.

Drupal Consultancy

Is your business ready to expand its Joomla-powered offerings? Because we are.