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Joomla 2.5 Tutorial – Assign Articles to Multiple Categories.   Currrently in Joomla 2.5 you cannot assign articles to multiple categories.  One article belongs to one category.  I also want to create a category blog that includes articles from different categories and that’s also impossible.  I recommend to download a free Joomla 2.5 Component called Multicategories […]

Joomla 3.0 – How to Create a New Weblink

by Elaine on December 3, 2012

Joomla 3.0 Tutorial – How to Create a new Link in the Weblinks Manager.  This is a very easy tutorial on how to create a new link in your Joomla 3.0 website.  You will need to have a weblink category first.  All links must be assigned to a category.  If you want to change the […]

How to Change Joomla 3.0 Weblinks Category Name

by Elaine December 3, 2012
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This is a very easy Joomla 3.0 tutorial on how to change your Weblinks Category Name.  The default category name is ‘uncategorised’.  We will change it to a different name in your Joomla 3.0 Administrator backend. Overview of how to change Joomla 3.0 Weblinks Category Name Go to Weblinks Manager in Component Manager Edit Category […]

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How to turn off the Joomla 3.0 Weblinks Hits Counter

by Elaine December 3, 2012
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Joomla 3.0 Tutorial – How to Turn off Click Count for links. In Joomla 3.0 you cannot reset any of the hit counts.  As you’ve already noticed, you cannot reset your Article Hits count, so why should it be any different when it comes to your Weblinks hits count?  The Weblinks click count is visible […]

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Joomla 3.0 Smart Search not working?

by Elaine November 30, 2012
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I recently activated the Joomla 3.0 Smart Search on my Joomla 3.0 website but it’s not working.  Anyone know why?  I activated the Smart Search plugin, Created an index in my Smart Search Component and Created the module for the smart search to show up in Position-0 in my Beez3 template.  But the search drop […]

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Joomla 2.5 Tutorial – How To Add Banners To Website

by Elaine June 15, 2012

Joomla 2.5 Tutorials – This tutorial will help you create a brand new Banner Client, Banner Category, Banner, and learn how to Add these banners to your website on the front end. If you are using Beez_20 template, you should first look at this post here on – How to remove the 3 banners at […]

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Joomla 2.5 – How to Uninstall a Component in Joomla

by Elaine February 17, 2012

Joomla 2.5 Tutorial – Uninstalling a Joomla 2.5 component is a easy but difficult to find where to start.  I will teach you how to uninstall your Joomla 2.5 component with 3 steps.  Uninstalling Joomla 2.5 Components is performed in the Extensions Manager. High level overview of how to uninstall a Joomla Component: Manage your […]

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Joomla 1.7 Help – How to add/edit Banners

by Elaine August 18, 2011

Joomla 1.7 Tutorial – How to add Banners to your Joomla website Banners ads are often used on websites for affiliate marketing.  Joomla 1.7 has a Banner component to manage your banner ads.   The Banner component is also great if you want to display rotating linkable images across your website.   This is not a […]

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How to add a ‘Contact Us’ link to your Joomla 1.6 Website

by Elaine July 29, 2011

Joomla 1.6 Components – In the standard Joomla 1.6 and Joomla 1.7 installation there is no functionality to create a ‘Contact Us’ link.  You will need to install a Joomla extension to be able to receive feedback from your users.    I found a free Joomla component contact form that has tons of features and very easy […]

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Joomla 1.6 – How to Uninstall Modules, Plugins, Languages & Components

by Elaine March 23, 2011

Joomla 1.6 has many changes from the older version Joomla 1.5 including where and how to uninstall their modules.  Joomla 1.6 has a new term named Extensions.  Extensions now includes any add ons or packages you install on your Joomla 1.6 website.  This includes Components, modules, plugins, templates and languages.   There is no intuitive way […]

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