6. Display Content

Figure 4: Default frontpage

back to: 5. Create Content After you managed to create content, you need to think about how displaying it. This sounds simple but it is quite important. In the last chapter we created an article and featured this article on the frontpage. Visitors can see the article only by visiting the front page.   The… Continue reading 6. Display Content

5. Create Content

Figure 3: Read More link

Back to 4. It’s all about users, permissions, modules and articles Creating content is hard! Every piece of content is a story. And a story can be good or not that good and thus attracting visitors or bore them. Thousands of books on the subject of writing stories have been published, a lot of people have… Continue reading 5. Create Content

4. It’s all about users, permissions, modules and articles

Photo: Eric Lamy https://www.flickr.com/photos/agerix/23200243885/ (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Back to 3. Design, Layout, Colors I know, we still have no content on our site but before we create it, let’s have a look on the user accounts of our new Joomla website.
When you installed Joomla, you created the Super Administrator account. This user is allowed to do anything. It is nice to be that… Continue reading 4. It’s all about users, permissions, modules and articles

3. Design, Layout, Colors

Figure 2: Fiat 500, 2007

Back to: 2. A fresh Joomla Installation The template is one of the most important pieces of a website. It provides the appearance, the design. The combination with relevant content motivates new visitors to stay on your site and explore. Regular visitors and users appreciate being on a site with a beautiful and useful design.… Continue reading 3. Design, Layout, Colors

2. A fresh Joomla Installation

Figure 11: Joomla! is now installed

Back to: 1. What is Joomla Panic …. where and what to download? Where to install? Why installing? What do I install? You have a few possibilities to start with Joomla. You can install Joomla on your local computer forever free at joomla.com on a server from your hosting provider on the 90-day free Joomla!… Continue reading 2. A fresh Joomla Installation

1. What is Joomla?

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As promised last week (Iron Blogger & Joomla) I’ll start to write more about Joomla! The next articles are the chapters of the book I wrote in January 2016 for the upcoming Version 3.5. Why should I get in contact with Joomla! and what is it all about. Joomla! is a free system for creating… Continue reading 1. What is Joomla?