Often I get the question of which extension to use to embed a Google Calendar into Joomla. The good news is that an extension isn't needed and it's much simpler than that.
This tutorial will show you the easiest way to get your Google Calendar added to your site. Let's get started.
As a Joomla user, you've likely experienced the "Invalid Token" error when logging into your site.
You've probably had questions about it from users or customers who wanted it resolved.
In the following tutorial, we'll cover what it is and how to resolve it. Unlike other solutions you might find, this won't involve a core hack and it won't compromise your site's security.
Programming Joomla! Plugins by Jisse Reitsma is a very precisely named book.
Jisse takes 350 pages to cover every aspect of coding Joomla plugins.
Plugins are often forgotten about by Joomla users, relegated in importance behind templates, components and modules.
Jisse dedicates a whole book to restoring plugins to their proper place - central to Joomla's power and flexibility.
If anyone is...
Flexslider 2 is a jQuery plugin by WooThemes and it makes it very easy to create slideshows.
The Newsflash module is part of the Joomla core and it can automatically display a list of articles, together with images from your body text.
In this tutorial, I'll show you how to combine FlexSlider 2 and Newsflash in order to create a beautiful slideshow that updates automatically.
We've written about Joomla's cache and how to clear it before.
However, clearing Joomla's cache takes time because it's not easily accessible inside the Joomla admin.
This tutorial will show you an even quicker way to clear your cache using an extension called Cache Cleaner. Let's get started.
Template overrides are wonderful because they are allow you to safely redesign almost any part of your Joomla site.
Here at OSTraining, we teach people how to create template overrides in Joomla.
However, for beginners, it can be difficult to find the right file. If you're looking at the front of your site, how do you know which file is controlling the layout?
This tutorial will show you an...
Fabrik is a Joomla extension that allows to create many types of applications. From simple forms to complex applications with extended database integration, the possibilities are huge.
Our members really like Fabrik, but at the same time they have been stuck regularly because the amount of features and settings are almost endless.
In this post, I'll share 4 helpful tips for when you're using...
When you need a form on your Joomla! site, whether it be a simple contact form, or a complex job application, RSForm Pro from RSJoomla is a great choice.
In this class, Rod introduces you to this extension while exploring the sample form. You'll then build a more advanced form, adding some of the advanced features to showcase the extension's flexibility.
PayCart is a new Joomla 3 e-commerce extension from the team at ReadyBytes.
Good shopping carts are always hard to find. In Joomla, we currently recommend HikaShop, but that comes with hundreds of different options.
So, we were excited to test PayCart which presents itself as a very simple, easy-to-use shipping cart. Here's our review of PayCart.
What classes would you like to see added at OSTraining?
We're excited to announce that we have a new "Class Ideas" area at OSTraining where our members can vote for the training they want to see us offer.
Some ideas already have many votes, including PHPMyAdmin, Drupal module development and Joomla extensions development. However, there are also suggestions such as Magento and Expression...