Joomla

Creating a custom 404 page (Joomla)

This article covers the steps to create a custom 404 error page. You might want to do this so the error page has useful site information.    Steps to create the 404 page   Create an ‘uncategorized’ article in Joomla! to serve as your 404 page. Add some text like Sorry, the page you are…

Joomla Content Editor

Joomla Content Editor, otherwise know as “JCE”, is a content editor for Joomla that comes loaded with features. Some if the features are: Image Manager Extended (IME) Is used to create thumbnails to any part of the Image. You can also insert multiple images with it. You are also able to create responsive and popup images. Media…

Enabling SSL for Joomla

Enabling all traffic to your website to use SSL from within Joomla’s Administration area is a fairly straight forward as long as you are able to access your Admin area. Enable SSL For All Website Traffic in Joomla Login as the administrator Go to the System > Global Configuration  Then go to the Server tab …

Change Joomla Favicon

A favicon is used to show your website image or logo in the top of the browser when a website visitor visits your website. Many applications such as Joomla come with a file named favicon.ico included with the files, so you may consider changing this to something that represents your website. Changing the favicon is…

How To Change Joomla Domain Name

There may come a time when your domain name needs to be changed for your Joomla installation. Whether it be for your new website, or if you chosen to use a new domain name for SEO purposes. Either way, this is entirely possibly with Joomla, and fairly simple to get taken care of. Where is…

How to Login to Joomla

After you have installed Joomla on your server, you will need to login to make any changes. Similar to WordPress, Joomla has an administrative dashboard. To make changes to the site and its contents, you would use the Dashboard. You would have specified the directory of where Joomla installed during installation through Softaculous. After installation,…

Joomla System Requirements

When installing Joomla, there are certain requirements which must be met for Joomla to run as there are different versions of Joomla. This article is written to be useful for the newest version the time of writing. This is Joomla 3.x, where ‘x’ is a number that helps to describe the current version. The Base…

Introduction To Joomla

You may have heard of the three most popular Content Management Systems (CMS) that exist. These would be WordPress, Drupal and Joomla. All of these CMSs have something in common, though are quite different from each other. They can all be used for a variety of sites, most commonly, a blog site. While this guide…

How to Install Joomla Using Softaculous

How Do I Install Joomla Easily With Softaculous? First you will want to Go to your cPanel, which can be accessed from the Hostwinds Client Area or yourdomain.com/cpanel. Next, you will want to navigate to the Software Section of the cPanel (usually near the bottom) to find the Softaculous Apps Installer. Click on the Softaculous…