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Joomla Featured Articles Horizontal / Vertical Layout

Since the beginning of Joomla you could tile your articles in either Vertical or Horizontal ordering.  You create a menu for any type of article you want to display, whether it be in Category Blog or Category List layout.  So these settings will be changed in your Menu Manager.  I will use the frontpage featured… Continue reading Joomla Featured Articles Horizontal / Vertical Layout

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Joomla 1.6 – Featured Articles Layout Options Not Changing

Joomla 1.6 Help – Trying to change the featured article settings to show 2 columns instead of 3 and the number of articles to show 10 instead of only 4.  I went to the normal place of featured article settings but the frontpage layout still did not change.  It was very puzzling.  What I did… Continue reading Joomla 1.6 – Featured Articles Layout Options Not Changing

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Joomla 1.6 Help – How to Hide Previous/Next link for Articles

Joomla 1.6 Help – There are 2 places where you see the navigational links – next and previous.  You can see them at the menu level and at the article level.  In this post I will show you how to remove the next/previous navigation links from your articles.  This is easily accomplished in your Article… Continue reading Joomla 1.6 Help – How to Hide Previous/Next link for Articles

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Joomla 1.6 Tips – How to Make an Article Sticky on the Frontpage

Articles that are assigned to the frontpage as featured articles gradually move down as newer featured articles are added to your Joomla 1.6 website.  If you want an article remain at the top of your website and to never move down no matter the number of newer featured articles, you can make these articles “Sticky”. … Continue reading Joomla 1.6 Tips – How to Make an Article Sticky on the Frontpage

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Joomla Tips – Featured Articles Are Reordering After Edit

There is a bug in Joomla 1.6.  The featured articles are defaulting to sort by ‘Modify Date’ even though ‘publish date’ is selected.   So everytime you edit a featured article that you published earlier on, it will now jump to the second position of your frontpage article list. For example:  If you have these articles… Continue reading Joomla Tips – Featured Articles Are Reordering After Edit