One of the biggest factors to a slow page load is unoptimized image sizes. The bigger the image, the more time it takes the browser to load it.
This tutorial will show you the two free tools that I use to optimize images quickly.
These services will be useful whether you use WordPress, Drupal, Joomla or any other platform.
One of our users was wanting to have a different background for her site's home page.
Joomla does offer you several ways to customize individual pages.
This tutorial will introduce you to four Joomla options. Let's get started ...
Many website owners have recently received an email from Google with the title, "Googlebot cannot access CSS and JS files".
It doesn't matter whether you're running WordPress, Drupal, Joomla or another platform entirely. Google has sent these emails to 100,000's of sites.
I'm going explain the issue that Google is complaining and how you can resolve it.
Advanced Template Manager is the latest extension from the prolific developer, Peter van Westen.
If you've used Advanced Module Manager, that allows you to display any module according to very flexibile set of criteria. Advanced Template Manager does the same thing for templates.
As with all of Peter's extensions, there is both a free and a Pro version.
One of things that many people use their websites for is sharing documents.
In this tutorial, we''ll show you how to easily share documents in Joomla.
Lots of Joomla users want a responsive slideshow on their site's homepage.
Creating a responsive slideshow is really easy, and we're going to show you how with the Simple Picture Slideshow plugin.
If you use Simple Picture Slideshow, your slideshow can be managed directly from your Media Manager.
Whether you run your site on Joomla, Drupal, WordPress or anything else that uses PHP, there's a good chance you've come across phpMyAdmin.
phpMyAdmin is an easy way to browse, interact and modify your data. You can even export and import it. That's what Topher shows you how to do in this video.
If you need to move your whole site, or just export small snippets of your data, you'll find this...
If you build websites with a CMS, then you probably have a love-hate relationship with your site's text editor.
The editor makes it really easy to create formatted pages. But, editors can make a mess of any code you try to use.
Sourcerer from NoNumber.nl is a great way to solve this problem inside Joomla. If you put your code inside Sourcerer's tags, the code will always work...
It's always a good idea to remove Joomla extensions that you aren't using.
However, the process for removing extensions isn't obvious, unless you know how.
Here's how to uninstall Joomla extensions ...
In this week's new video class, Rod demonstrates how to build a restaurant website with Joomla, in just 10 easy steps.
During the class, Rod showcases both free and paid extensions that are helpful for restaurant websites.
You'll see how to integrate your site with OpenTable.com. You'll also see how to create mouth-watering multimedia displays with videos and image galleries. Finally, Rod...