Category Archives: Joomla

A journey in using Joomla

Upgrades

Can not mention how important it is for you to upgrade your WordPress, Joomla websites! So we am just back from a Month working with YWAM in Kona. A great time was had by Christine and I, but now to … Continue reading

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Joomla 2.5

Long time no post, been busy on my other site: opensourcegathering.net.nz To day I am installing a Joomla 2.5 site on cPanel with Fantastico. So once installed by Fantastico you have something lime this: And click Finish installation.

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Using Google Docs to put a form in to Joomla.

This tutorial will help you put a Google Form in to your Joomla website. You will be able to send people to a page on your website where you can have them fill out the form. Once they have done … Continue reading

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Google Translate on your website.

Let the Spanish in. Or any of about 60 different languages to read your site, Let’s start at this website from Google.

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Adding alternative text to pictures.

Sometimes it is helpful to have alternative text with pictures, One fore better presentation of your web pages, and the other for some times when people do not download pictures when they are surfing, such as on a phone. To … Continue reading

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Google Analytics [Updated] 2014

Once you have registered with Google (see here & here), we now want to get in to the Analytics side of your Google account. In side https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/home?hl=en, you should see your website in the list, something like this: The direct … Continue reading

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Site Map for Joomla!

Once you have a webmaster account with Google and your website is registered, there are a few things that we need to do. One is for google to have a site-map of your website.

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Meta data

Metadata is special information in a webs page that Google, Yahoo, Microsoft and others use to know about your site and to rate you in their searches. Think of this as being hidden information that computers like to know about.

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HTML Title Tags

Titles in Joomla. When you go to a web-page on a Joomla site you will see in the Tab Heading at the top of your browser the Title of the page your current page.

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Joomla 1.7 to 2.5

I run a cPanel server with Fantastico. This morning I will see if I can upgrade a Joomla 1.7 to Joomla 2.5.

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