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Joomla 3.0 Tutorial on How to link an Articles to Joomla Menu.  I currently have a Joomla Menu item created from the Weblinks component.  It lists all my links that I added in the Weblinks Component.  I also have an article called ’6th Cmsmind’ and in here I want to link directly to the weblinks […]

Joomla 3.1.1 Tutorial on How to create a new contact in the Contacts Manager.   You can create contact information and display them on your Joomla website.  You can link the contacts to an existing user id, or you can enter the individual contact details.  You can enter contact details such as contact name, image, […]

Joomla 3.1.1 Tutorial – How to Create a New Contact Category

by Elaine February 1, 2014

Joomla 3.1.1 Tutorial on how to create a new contact category in the Contact Manager.  The Contacts is a component that came installed with your Joomla 3.1.1 installation.  It manages all the contacts in your Joomla website.  If your website is for a business, you can create multiple contact categories for the different departments in your […]

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Joomla 2.5.8 Tutorial – How to Add Pagination to Category Blog

by Elaine November 26, 2013

Joomla 2.5.8 Tutorial on How to add pagination details to the bottom of a Category Blog.   There are different types of Pagination options in Joomla.  You can choose to display Pagination which includes links to different page numbers and a ‘Start’, ‘Prev’, ‘Next’, ‘End’ links and also Pagination Results which displays which page you […]

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Joomla 2.5 – How to Assign Articles to Multiple Categories

by Elaine November 20, 2013

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 […]

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Joomla 2.5 Tutorial – How to Install a Joomla Component

by Elaine November 15, 2013

Joomla 2.5 Tutorial on How to install a Joomla 2.5 component that you downloaded from the Joomla Extension Directory (JED) or from a 3rd party.  It’s very simple and easy.  It’s the same as installing a Joomla template if you’ve done that before.  You go to the Extensions Manager, upload and install the ZIP file […]

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Joomla 3.1.1 Tutorial – How to Create a New Menu

by Elaine June 1, 2013

Joomla 3.1.1 Tutorial on How to create a new menu.  Menu’s are ways to display Components on your website.  Menu’s are blank without menu items.  So after you create menus you create menu items to place Components inside it.  In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a new menu in your Menu […]

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Joomla 3.1.1 Tutorial – How to Manually Create a New Registered User

by Elaine May 25, 2013

Joomla 3.1.1 Tutorial on How to manually create new registered users in your website.  Typically, users will register through your account creation link on your Joomla frontend website.  You do not have to manually create new users.  But on a rare occasion, you might want to manually create a registered user.  I manually created a […]

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30 Businesses Using Joomla For Their Website

by Elaine March 15, 2013

Joomla is a popular open source software that is used all around the world to create websites.   You can use Joomla to create Magazine sites, News websites, personal portfolio sites and professional business sites.  People think that open source means crappy or ugly sites, but I found many sites utilizing Joomla to build their corporate […]

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How to Update Joomla 3.0 to Joomla 3.0.3

by Elaine February 19, 2013

Joomla 3.0 Tutorial on how to easily update your existing version Joomla 3.0 to Joomla 3.0.3.  In the newer versions of Joomla, they have made is easier to update.  Now I just have to go to the System Control Panel and see that there is an update pending and click on the update button.  I’ve […]

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Joomla 3.0 Tutorial – How to Create a Menu Link to a URL

by Elaine February 18, 2013

Joomla 3.0 Tutorial on how to create a menu link to an external URL.  This is very easy and you can accomplish this by creating a new menu item and selecting the ‘External URL’ menu item type in the Menu Manager.  Make sure that you created a module for this menu so that you can […]

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Joomla 3.0 Tutorial – How to Remove Category Name From Article

by Elaine February 14, 2013

Joomla 3.0 Tutorial on how to remove the category name from articles you see on your Joomla website.  You can remove the category name article details from all the articles or just one article.  I will show you how to remove the category name article detail from all articles on your site.   Below is […]

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