About Joomla!

Joomla! is an award-winning content management system (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla! the most popular Web site software available. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone. What’s a content management […]

Invalid Parent ID error

When saving a new or existing article you receive the following error message Save Failed with the Following Error: Invalid Parent ID This issue appears to be caused by corrupted categories. The solution is to rebuild the menus, categories and replace the category parent item.

Animated CSS Menu

In this tutorial we will create a new style navigation menu with CSS Transition effect. When the mouse hovers over a box this will grow and shrink the other boxes. We can add an icon to animate into the box to represent the page on the navigation.

Firebug for Development

Firebug is an extension for the Mozilla Firefox browser that allows you to debug and inspect HTML, CSS, the Document Object Model (DOM) and JavaScript. To install Firebug for Firefox, go to http://www.getfirebug.com (click on Install Firebug). Restart FireFox, and you’re good to go.

www in htaccess

Many customers at some point request to force either the www or non-www version of their site to display in their visitor’s browser. For example always have www.example.com or simply example.com display in their visitor’s web browser. There is a common thought that forcing one format is better for search engine optimization.

Change Index page in htaccess

The server looks for specifically named files as the first page of your website, also known as the index page. The default order of index file names our particular servers look through is index.htm, index.html, index.php, and finallydefault.htm. You can change the name of the index file your account looks for by altering the .htaccess file.

How to Create a Menu in Joomla

An important part of making your website easy to navigate is by creating menus. The initial creation of a menu is generally a two step process, creating the menu and then creating a module for the menu. In this tutorial, we will walk you through the steps for setting up a menu in Joomla 3.0

Create a Multilingual Joomla Website?

One of the advantages of Joomla 3 is that is makes it relatively easy to create a multilingual website, without you having to install extensions. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a bilingual site. You’ll find a complete walkthrough of the steps involved in creating a multilingual Joomla site. This is a free […]