Replace Content in Joomla with DB Replacer

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One of our members had a large task in front of them. They changed the name of their organization and needed to update their very large Joomla site. Doing this manually would have taken a long time.

Fortunately, DB Replacer by Regular Labs makes it easy to do a search-and-replace in your database.

In this tutorial, you'll learn how DB Replacer works.

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jInbound updated with conversion tracking and reports filters

conversion tracking with jInbound

Today we are pleased to announce that the new version of jInbound is now available. Version 2.0.3 is chocked full of bug fixes and tweaks, but two new features stand out.

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OSWistia Adds Playback Speed Controls

OSWistiaIf you use Wistia to show Joomla videos on your site, we have a treat for you this week.

OSWistia Pro now allows your users to control the speed of videos on your site.

This feature works with Chrome, Safari and recent versions of Internet Explorer. It will also support Firefox when version 35 is released in January.

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Élan - New Minimal and Elegant Template

Élan - A New Mininal and Elegant Template

Élan was specifically design for the kind of business that appreciate simplicity as a first view. Combine with elegance, which is everything in a design, they help to communicate better an idea. Élan combines perfectly both trends and gives a wide space for images and clean blogs. In a couple of minutes, you will build a modern elegant corporate site with simple clicks.

6 Color Options & 14 module positions

Élan comes with 6 color themes in calid and vivid tones. The versatility Élan will give to any web developer will let them choose between 14 different module positions that easy lets your website with a trendy new look.

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Easy Setup: a Quicklauncher with ALL the Demo Content

With Joomlashack's Quicklauncher, you can download and install Élan as a Joomla installation with the template and content pre-configured as it looks and works on our demo*.

* Note: The quicklauncher was not designed to aid with updating existing sites. It is only suitable for new installations. 

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OSMeta: The Easiest Way to Add Metadata to Joomla

OSMeta is the easiest way to add metadata to Joomla.

There is a free version of OSMeta that works perfectly with the Joomla core.

We've also released a Pro version of OSMeta with support for K2. This was by the most popular request from current users of OSMeta.

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OSMeta Pro is Here with K2 Support

k2OSMeta is the easiest way to add metadata to Joomla.

By far the most common request we've had from OSMeta is users support for the K2 extension.

Today we're really happy to release a Pro version of OSMeta with support for K2. You can now easily add metadata to all your K2 items from just one screen.

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How to Use Slideshow CK for Joomla

slideshow ckSlideshow CK is one of the most popular slideshow modules in Joomla.

Slideshow CK supports images and videos, is fully responsive and is really easy to use. Oh, and it's completely free.

So when our members ask us for a slideshow extension, we often recommend CK Slideshow.

Here's our guide to getting started with CK Slideshow.

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Remove Duplicate jQuery files in Joomla With jQuery Easy

jquery easyOne common problem with all CMS's is 3rd party software that loads extra scripts. This can often lead to slower sites or conflicts with other software on your site.

For example, In WordPress, Joomla and other platforms, it's not unusual for software to load their own jQuery libraries.

jQuery Easy is a Joomla plugin which helps fix common conflicts with jQuery files. The extension makes sure that you only ever load a single file.

Here's how to use jQuery Easy ...

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New releases for OSYouTube, OSVimeo and OSDownloads

One week after our launch and we're already rolling out improvements to several of our extensions.

This week three of our free extensions had updates with bug fixes and a new, improved, installer:

  • OSYouTube, version 3.0.3
  • OSVimeo, version 1.1.2
  • OSDownloads, version 1.1.5

We also released two Pro versions with the same bug fixes and an easier way to enter your license key immediately after the installation:

  • OSYouTube Pro, version 3.0.2
  • OSVimeo Pro, version 1.1.2

All of these updated are available with one-click in your Joomla admin area.

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SEBLOD: a Powerful Joomla Content Builder

media_1413819328562.pngIt's really great to be able to talk with people who are pushing the boundaries of their software.

The Octopoos team is really expanding what can be done with Joomla. They make a content-building extension called SEBLOD, which is a very flexible and highly-regarded.

Octopoos also use SEBLOD to build sites for the likes of General Electric, Unilever and Lipton Tea.

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