Page 1 How to Use Joomla!'s Register to Read More Function This tutorial will guide you in the process of creating an article using Joomla! 1.5 and setting it up in a way so that only part of the article shows, and then further reading of the article would require the user registering on your site and then logging in. So, let’s begin. Note: This document will begin with instructing readers with detailed instructions on creating sections, categories, articles (content), and menu items. Advanced Joomla! users should skip to Step 4. (Page 4) Log into Joomla!’s Administrative Back End: Log into the back end using your user details. (Figure 1) Create a Section: Navigate to the Content menu. In the drop down list a menu item named Section Manager will appear. Click it. (Figure 2)
Backups are something for another time, right? Unfortunately, this viewpoint will leave you in quite a difficult situation when ‘another time’ turns out to be the downtime (system or device failure, or a system compromise) you experience due to not having a backup system in place. Just how important are backups, and how easy are […]
You open up your phone/tablet/computer in the morning and notice the familiar “update available” notification. Should you just put off the update to another time? Or do you worry that if you update, it may create other issues for you? Read on for the important things you should consider. The short answer is YES, you […]
First of all, what even is SSL/HTTPS? You can read the nitty-gritty over on Wikipedia if you like, but basically SSL/HTTPS refers to a secure connection to a website. You will have seen it being used on many other websites. A (usually) green padlock icon next to the domain name you are visiting (lookup and see it […]
If you own a domain name, sooner or later you will receive domain renewal notices. Sometimes emails about retaining your spot on search engines will also be sent to you. How do you know if these are legitimate? Read on and we’ll try to explain. Please note, your domain name is a VERY important part of […]
Do you use the same password on more than one website? If so, this is the post for you. While many people use a strong password for their internet banking for example, they reason that using the same weak passwords on other websites is not a big deal. However, just imagine the time you would […]
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