Joomla Tags - They could be better

One of the features that came late to the core of Joomla was Tags. These were introduced a couple of versions back and the use of tags allows you to “tag” articles for searching and filtering, however their implementation is a bit lacking.

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The power of Custom Fields in Joomla

Custom Fields are one of Joomla’s most powerful and flexible features – and really give the CMS a new level of freedom, for both me as the developer, and the end user as the content author.

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Not all hosting is created equally

If you have a website then you've no doubt heard about "hosting" but you might not know much about it, apart from the fact you pay some company every month or year for it.

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Keeping your Joomla website up-to-date

Like any software, Joomla needs to be updated from time-to-time so that it's kept nice and secure.

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Why Custom Design?

When it comes to web design there are 2 camps – there is the off-the-shelf-template camp and the custom design camp, and each one has its benefits and drawbacks, and not everyone understands the differences so I thought I’d write this post to highlight some key points.

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New Feature: User Actions Log

Have you ever wanted to be able to track what administrators are doing on your website? I have, however until now there hasn’t been an easy way to do it, but with the release last week of Joomla 3.9 there is a cool new feature called “User Actions Log” that can give you Big Brother like information on what your site administrators are doing.

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Turn off things you don’t need

One of the things I often hear people say about Joomla is that it’s complicated and confusing, and I do agree with that to a certain extent, but there are ways to minimise the complexity.

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  • For my day job I'm the Creative Director (and co-owner) of a Melbourne-based digital agency called Mity Digital. We are specialists in making responsive websites, dynamic custom web development and business-focused graphic design.