What is VirtueMart?

One of the more popular plugins for Joomla is VirtueMart. This free plugin enables your Joomla Content Management System to become a very serviceable and powerful open source e-commerce solution. Like Joomla, VirtueMart is written in PHP and uses a MySQL database for its backend. The following article gives more detail on VirtueMart’s capabilities, then Read More >

How to uninstall an extension in Joomla 2.5

Joomla 2.5 has reached its end of life as for 12/31/2014. Please be advised this may be a security risk to your website. You can view more information about the end of life here. If you’re like most of us, you may install and test several extension in Joomla 2.5 before you find the best Read More >

How to display modules on your Joomla 2.5 homepage

Joomla 2.5 has reached its end of life as for 12/31/2014. Please be advised this may be a security risk to your website. You can view more information about the end of life here. In a previous article, we showed you how to move a Joomla 2.5 module to a different position. As we continue Read More >

Joomla 2.5 – Put a Module in an Article

Joomla 2.5 has reached its end of life as for 12/31/2014. Please be advised this may be a security risk to your website. You can view more information about the end of life here. In Joomla, modules are placed in positions, and those positions are defined by your template. If needed, you can however put Read More >

What is the difference between a Joomla 2.5 Plugin, Module, and Component?

New users to Joomla 2.5 often ask, “What is the difference between a plugin, module, and component?” All three are referred as extensions, as they extend the basic functionality of Joomla and add additional features. In this tutorial we’ll explain what sets apart plugins, modules, and components.   What is a Plugin? When you think Read More >

How to install a Joomla 2.5 Component

Joomla 2.5 has reached its end of life as for 12/31/2014. Please be advised this may be a security risk to your website. You can view more information about the end of life here. Along with installing modules and installing plugins, you can install Joomla 2.5 components to add additional functionality to your Joomla website. Read More >

How to install a Joomla 2.5 Module

Joomla 2.5 has reached its end of life as for 12/31/2014. Please be advised this may be a security risk to your website. You can view more information about the end of life here. As we continue to learn about Joomla 2.5 extensions, we will now walk you through the steps needed for installing a Read More >

How to install a Joomla 2.5 Plugin

Joomla 2.5 has reached its end of life as for 12/31/2014. Please be advised this may be a security risk to your website. You can view more information about the end of life here. In our previous tutorial, we explained the difference between plugins, modules, and components in Joomla 2.5. In this tutorial, we’ll begin Read More >

How to move a Joomla 2.5 module to a different position

Joomla 2.5 has reached its end of life as for 12/31/2014. Please be advised this may be a security risk to your website. You can view more information about the end of life here. In our previous article, we explained how positions help define the layout of a Joomla 2.5 template. In this article, we’ll Read More >

How to View Module Positions in a Joomla 2.5 Template

Joomla 2.5 has reached its end of life as for 12/31/2014. Please be advised this may be a security risk to your website. You can view more information about the end of life here. You can use any theme on your Joomla hosted website. Joomla 2.5 themes are used not only to define the style Read More >