A New Version of Travertine, the Stylish, Outdoors Template

A New Version of Travertine, the Stylish, Outdoors Template

Five days ago, we launched Community, the Social and Business Joomla template.

Today, we bring you an update to the Travertine Template.

This new version has design improvements. The template also now uses the latest version of the Wright Framework.

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Community, the Social and Business Joomla template

Community, the New Social and Business Joomla template

Back in June, we announced the 2016 roadmap for Joomlashack.

One of the key steps on that roadmap was updating our all templates to be responsive, stylish and based on Joomla 3, plus also version 3 of the Wright framework.

We're getting close to meeting that goal. Today, we bring you a beautiful new version of the Community template.

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How to Solve "Alledia framework not found"

How to Solve "Alledia framework not found"

We occasionally get reports of some Joomlashack users experiencing this error:

[OSSystem] Alledia framework not found

This problem is normally caused by not uninstalling a Joomlashack extension correctly. We use the Alledia framework to power many of our extensions.

Here's how to solve this message.

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Introducing OSCampus, the New Joomla LMS

Introducing OSCampus, the New Joomla LMS

We're delighted to introduce OSCampus, the new Learning Management System (LMS) for Joomla.

OSCampus is designed for online courses. You can use OSCampus to create classes with multiple lessons and quizzes. The lessons can consist of anything from videos or text, to presentations and PDFs.

OSCampus is incredibly robust and is already used by 1,000's of people every week. OSCampus runs the video training on OSTraining, here at Joomlashack University and also on the official Joomla.org training site!

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Win a Copy of MySQL Explained. Improve Your Joomla Skills!

mysql explained book

If you use Joomla, then you use MySQL.

MySQL is the world's most popular database program and if you build Joomla sites, you'll benefit from an understanding of MySQL.

Today we're giving away 10 copies of the best-selling book, MySQL Explained. This book was published 6 months ago, and has been sitting on top of Amazon's listings ever since.

MySQL Explained is a clear, step-by-step guide that will enable you to understand how your data is being stored and give you the ability to design your own custom applications!

Read more: Win a Copy of MySQL Explained. Improve Your Joomla Skills!

How to Use OSCampus, the New Joomla LMS

How to Use OSCampus, the New Joomla LMS

OSCampus is the new Learning Management System (LMS) for Joomla. OSCampus is incredibly robust and is already used by 1,000's of people every week.

In this getting started guide, I'll show you how to add OSCampus to your site.

OSCampus is organized in a very simple way: Classes contain Lessons. Everything is a secondary feature, so we'll focus on setting up those core elements.

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The New Joomlashack is Here

We're Going to Merge Alledia into Joomlashack

We have some very positive news for Joomlashack and Alledia.com users: we have merged Joomlashack and Alledia. 

In addition to templates, Joomlashack now has a new site design, plus some of the most popular extensions in Joomla. These include JCal Pro, OSMap, OSYouTube, Tabs and Sliders and more.

This blog post is an overview of everything you need to know about the merger.

Read more: The New Joomlashack is Here

How to Change the Default Language in Joomla

How to Change the Default Language in Joomla

When you create a new install of Joomla, you have to choose a default language.

For example, if you choose English (UK) as default language, your site will use that language in the backend and frontend.

In this tutorial, I'll show you how to change that default. I'll show you how to setup a new language pack in Joomla and set that as the default.

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The JCal Pro Events Calendar is Coming to Joomlashack

jcal pro big Last week, we announced that over a dozen extra extensions were coming to Joomlashack, thanks to a merger with Alledia.com.

So, if you're a member of our Extensions Club, you will suddenly get 400% more value. Instead of 5 extensions, you'll have access to about 20.

Alledia's extensions include some of the most popular extensions in Joomla, such as OSMap, OSYouTube, Tabs and Sliders and more.

Today, we're can add one more to that list: JCal Pro. 

JCal Pro is one of the most popular calendar and events components in Joomla.

We intend to make Joomlashack a one-stop destination for all your Joomla needs. We hope you'll agree that this another big step in that direction!

The JCal Pro Calendar is Moving to Joomlashack

The JCal Pro Calendar is Moving to Alledia

Today, I’m delighted to welcome JCal Pro, the popular calendar and events extension, to Joomlashack.

JCal Pro is one of the most famous and widely- used extensions in Joomla.

We will continue to maintain and develop JCalPro and are excited about adding useful new features.

Read more: The JCal Pro Calendar is Moving to Joomlashack