menu manager

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 […]

In Joomla 3.0 you can add images to your menus.  I will show you how to add images to your Menu items in the Menu Manager.  I will create a new menu listing called ‘Fruit Top’ and under that menu I will create child menu items – Apples and Pears.  One menu item I will […]

How to Make First Featured Article Title Not Clickable in Joomla 3.0

by Elaine February 4, 2014

Joomla 3.0 Tutorial on how to make certain article titles in your Featured Article list non-clickable.  You can easily perform this by first editing the Article Options in your menu item and then at the article level Article Options.   In my example, my menu item ‘Home’ displays all my featured articles.  Then I want […]

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Joomla 3 Tutorial – How to Add a Who’s Online Module to your Site

by Elaine February 1, 2014

Who’s online module is a simple Joomla extension that tells you how many guests and registered users are on your site at any given time.  The stats are real-time so the number will fluctuate as people come and go from your site.  The Who’s Online module is a pre-installed extension that comes with your Joomla […]

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Joomla 2.5.8 Tutorial – How to Add Prev and Next Links to Articles

by Elaine November 27, 2013

Joomla 2.5.8 Tutorial on how to add ‘Next’ and ‘Previous’ links to navigate between Joomla Articles.  You can choose to show or hide this feature.  It is beneficial to add these navigation links to your Joomla Articles so once people reached the bottom of your article they have somewhere to go.   They can choose […]

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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 3.1.1 Tutorial – How to Remove the Home Page Title

by Elaine July 15, 2013

When you view your Joomla 3.1.1 website frontpage, you might see this huge title that says ‘Home’ on it.  Sometimes it’s nice to let your users know that they are on the home page, but other times, it can be a little annoying.  You can either change the title to something else, or totally remove […]

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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 Create Menu Items

by Elaine May 27, 2013

Joomla 3.1.1 Tutorial on how to create menu items in menus.  Your Menu Manager stores all your menus and you can create new menus, add new, delete, publish, unpublish menus and more.  Below I will show you how to create new menu items in my contact menu.  There are 4 types of menu items I […]

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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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