Most template clubs have their own Quick Start packages, which help their users to quickly install a demo site with the template, module positions, and sample content already configured.
The following article will highlight a quick and easy way to create a Quick Install package for Joomla. And it's with an easy-to-use tool that you've probably already used or heard about: Akeeba Backup.
In this tutorial, we'll show you one quick and easy way to install Google Analytics in Joomla 3.
In our forecasts for 2014, we made this prediction:
"When people use Joomla 3, they seem to love it. The interface and features are far more user-friendly than previous versions. So there's really no rush to move on to version 4. The community is still absorbing Joomla 3 and there's a lot of sites that still need to upgrade. Most people just aren't ready for version 4 yet.
OSVimeo is our new plugin to embed Vimeo videos in your Joomla articles.
OSVimeo works exactly same way as our YouTube Embedder plugin. All you need to do is copy-and-paste the URL from Vimeo.
This plugin is so easy to use that you'll love it!
Here's how to use OSVimeo:
Last week we launched the Joomla 3 Access Control and Maintenance class..
In that class, Rod shows you how to use Joomla's access controls. How do give different permissions to different users? How do you control different groups of users?
After the class launched, Rod held a webinar all about access control.
You can watch a full reply of the webinar here:
Last week we completed the Joomla 3 Intermediate class.
In that class, Rod takes us through the process of building a complete Joomla site.
The final part lessons in the class cover design, using the Breeze template.
After the class launched, Rod held a webinar with Valentin, the designer of Breeze. This is a great introduction to Joomla templates and overrides.
Macros are really useful, whether you're writing a document, a spreadsheet or a website. Put simply, a macro is a shortcut to a task you do repeatedly.
RokCandy is an elegant way to create macros in Joomla.
We're going to show you some examples of what's possible with RokCandy, including adding font icons to our new Breeze template.
We recently did a guest webinar for Siteground called, "8 Ways To Manage Joomla Hassle-Free".
We showed how to set up your Joomla admin area for the easiest possible management.
We'll also introduced some of the newest features in Joomla that will make your website life much, much simpler.
In asking around the OSTraining roundtable about other frameworks, one that was consistently mentioned was the Wright framework from JoomlaShack.
This tutorial will cover the installation and overview of Wright.
In the last years, web site front pages left their specifity giving way to a look similar to other pages. According to TheNextWeb article on web design trends for 2014, it seems that hero pages are one of the most common features in new websites, requiring a front page slightly different from the others.
Let's see how we can accoomplish this work in Joomla!