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using Joomla 3

 

Tutorials

  • Add Google Analytics code to your Joomla website

    If you want to keep track of your site’s popularity, you’ll probably want to use Google Analytics. It’s a great, free tool. To set up Analytics on your site, you need to add a code to your site’s pages. Of course, in Joomla there’s no need to do that manually – there’s a plugin for that! Let’s find out how to add Google Analytics  to your Joomla-powered website.

  • Editing and managing article images in Joomla! 3.x

    asika remote image manager
    Asikart RemoteImage for Joomla 2.5 and 3.x has become one of my favorite Joomla extensions. It really user friendly and it takes the hassle out of adjusting, uploading and managing images files in Joomla. You can easily change image dimensions and even enhance or customize images, all from within the Joomla backend. Here's how it works.

  • How I upgraded this site from Joomla 2.5 to Joomla 3.3

    Over the last couple of years, this site has been running on Joomla 2.5. However, official support for Joomla 2.5 ended on December 31st, 2014. On a rainy afternoon, I decided to upgrade to Joomla 3. Here’s how it worked for me – if you’re in the same situation, this tutorial will help you to upgrade your own site from Joomla 2.5 to Joomla 3.3 or higher.

  • How to automatically resize article images in Joomla 2.5

    Before  you can add an image to an article in Joomla, you have to make sure its dimensions fit the web page layout. Usually this means you’ll have to scale down images to an exact size. However, there’s an easier way: using the ImageSizer plugin any image can be resized automatically according to your specifications.

  • How to create a mega drop-down menu in Joomla 2.5

    Want to add a great looking  drop-down megamenu to your site? In this tutorial I'll show you how to use the free MaxiMenu module on your own Joomla-powered site.
  • How to use tags in Joomla 3

    Joomla 3.1 introduced a great new feature: adding tags to articles and other content. What are tags and how can you use them in your site? Read all about tags in Joomla 3.

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