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Joomla 3.0 Tutorial – You can place articles anywhere on your  Joomla site with the help of a free Joomla Plugin.  Articles Anywhere is a free plugin that allows you to insert articles anywhere on your site.  You can place an articles in a module or in other Components.  Find the free plugin in the Joomla Extensions Directory (JED).  Below I’ve […]

Joomla 3.0 Tutorial on How to Embed a Video from YouTube in Joomla 3.0 This is a very simple tutorial on how to embed a video from YouTube into Joomla 3.0 Articles.  By default Joomla 3.0 does not allow certain types of codes to be added into your Joomla Articles and this is for security […]

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 3.0 Tutorial – How to Add IFrame To Articles

by Elaine November 9, 2012

Joomla 3.0 Tutorial on how to add iframe to Joomla 3.0 articles. As you’ve already noticed, it is impossible to add iFrame code into your article HTML in Joomla 3.0.  That’s because iFrame is listed as a prohibited element in the editor you are using to create articles.  The Editor is called TinyMCE.  To enable […]

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Joomla 1.7 Help – Cannot Save Changes in User Manager

by Elaine January 15, 2012

Joomla 1.7 Help – This was a relatively easy problem to fix but there were no error messages visible to me so It was quite confusing at first.  I was making some changes in a user profile in the User Manager, but was not able to save the changes.  There were no error messages indicating […]

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Joomla 1.7.3 Tutorial – How to Enable the Extended Tiny MCE Editor

by Elaine December 17, 2011
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After the initial install of Joomla 1.7.3 the default editor activated is the Advanced TinyMCE Editor.  There are different version of the Editor – Simple, Advanced and Extended version.  The editor is mainly used in the creation of new articles in the Article Manager.  For the less experienced HTML programmers, the ‘Extended’ provides the most […]

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How to Add Adsense to Joomla 1.7 Articles with Nurte Google Adsense

by Elaine October 14, 2011

Joomla 1.7 Extensions – It is easy to add Adsense to your Joomla 1.7 website.  This Joomla tutorial applies to any Joomla 1.7 theme you have installed.  I will use my Beez_20 template as an example. Nurte Google Adsense Plugin allows you to add Google Adsense directly into articles.   You can choose positioning of your ads, […]

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Joomla 1.7 Help – How to Embed Google Forms into an Article

by Elaine September 1, 2011

Joomla 1.7 Tips – Embedding Google Forms into your Article You will have problems embedding any code into Joomla 1.7 if you do not turn on one setting.  The Joomla Editor will strip any code you try to embed or in this case when trying to embed a form from Google Forms, you will get […]

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Joomla 1.7 Help – How to Place a Module in an Article

by Elaine August 27, 2011

Joomla 1.7 Help – Placing a Module inside an Article Modules you create are assigned to module positions and these module positions are displayed on your website as defined by the template you use.  Sometimes it is useful to display modules within articles, and in this instance there is no module position defined for that […]

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Joomla 1.7 Help – How to Show Single Article in a Module Position

by Elaine August 21, 2011

Joomla 1.7 Tips – Publish a single article in a module position. Joomla standard installation does not allow you to publish a single article in a module position.  You can copy your article directly into the ‘Custom HTML’ module but I don’t recommend this option. It is much safer to keep all your articles in […]

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