How to Update Joomla Extensions

In most cases updating your components, modules and plugins is an easy task. First, you need to access your Joomla 3 admin page and go to Extensions -> Extension Manager. Once you load the Extension Manager, click on the Update link in the left column. Next, Joomla will show you a list of all extensions… Read More »

How to Upgrade Joomla?

Keeping your Joomla up-to-date is extremely important for your website security. It is also very easy, when it comes to upgrading within the same major version you are using. However, the process of migrating from one major version to another is not such a simple task but we strongly encourage you to nevertheless make the… Read More »

How to Embed Videos in Joomla

By default, Joomla automatically strips out iframe and some other HTML elements for security reasons. In order to embed videos from popular providers like YouTube and Vimeo, you have to disable the filtering of the iframe tag. This tutorial will cover how to do it for the default Joomla! TinyMCE editor. Editing TinyMCE Settings From… Read More »

Joomla Positions Tutorial

What are Joomla Positions? Each Joomla template has positions in which you can publish different modules. Think of the positions as placeholders in the template which you fill with different type of content – menus, slideshows, login forms, search forms, etc. The possibilities are endless. Module positions are defined in the template you’re using and… Read More »

How to Create a Joomla Contact Us Page

Create a simple Joomla 3 Contact Us page with just few clicks If you want to receive feedback from your visitors, having a Contact Us page on your site is an easy way to achieve that. Joomla has a default component that allows you to create such page with just few clicks. Step 1: Create… Read More »