What to Know About Updating to Joomla 3.6.2

What to Know About Updating to Joomla 3.6.2

Joomla 3.6.2 has just been released (soon after version 3.6.1) and we recommend that you update.

These releases squashed some bugs and also fixes some low and medium-level security issues.

One security issue was especially tricky to fix and was related to how Joomla updates. As a result, the Joomla team have recommended a slightly different approach when updating your sites to Joomla 3.6.2.

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The Pro Version of Tabs and Sliders is Here

Welcome Tabs & Sliders to AllediaToday we're delighted to release a Pro version of the Tabs and Sliders extension.

Tabs and Sliders is one of the most popular extensions in the Joomla world.

Tabs and Sliders is 10 years old, has been downloaded over 1 million times, has over 100 reviews on the Joomla Extensions Directory and has a rating of almost 100%. 

The pro version of Tabs and Sliders provides multiple different designs for your layouts.

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Alledia Extensions are Coming to Joomlashack

We're Going to Merge Alledia into Joomlashack

We have some very positive news for Joomlashack users.

We're going to merge Alledia.com into Joomlashack.com. 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.

Sometime in the next few weeks, Alledia.com will redirect to Joomlashack.com, and over a dozen extra extensions will appear on Joomlashack. These include some of the most popular extensions in Joomla, such as OSMap, OSYouTube, Tabs and Sliders and more.

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We're Going to Merge Alledia into Joomlashack

We're Going to Merge Alledia into Joomlashack

We have some important news about this site:

We're going to merge Alledia.com into Joomlashack.com.

Sometime in the next few weeks, Alledia.com will redirect to Joomlashack.com, and all our extensions will be hosted at Joomlashack.

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Onyx, a New Version of the Flexible Multipurpose Joomla Template

We're continuing to modernize our catalog of templates.

Today, we bring you a big update for the Onyx template.

Version 3 of Onyx has had a complete design refresh. The template also now uses the latest version of the Wright Framework.

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New Demo Sites for Joomlashack Templates and Extensions

Joomlashack logo Since taking over Joomlashack in April, we've hard at work revamping everything.

We launched Clementine, a new template, plus major updates for Onyx, Vintage and Techie. We're also planning new versions of Breeze, Community, Optimus and Travertine. Once that's done, all our templates will be running on the Wright 3 framework.

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3 Videos to Get Started with Fabrik for Joomla

5 Videos to Get Started with Fabrik

Fabrik is one of our very favorite Joomla extensions.

Fabrik can create everything from simple forms to custom web applications.

Using Fabrik, you both collect data from your visitors and also display that data in a wide variety of layouts, from lists and charts to maps and calendars.

These 3 videos are your getting-started guide to Fabrik.

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Better Navigation for Joomla Sites with JF Mobile Menu

Joomla JF Mobile Menu

JF Mobile Menu is a free multi-level push menu module for Joomla. It also works on desktops.

One of the main features is that you can apply "Font-Awesome" icons or custom images for your selected menu items, The module's color styling is fully editable through the Module Manager.

In this tutorial, we will show you how this module works. Let's start.

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10 Improvements and New Features in Joomla 3.6

Joomlashack logoJoomla 3.6 is now available and you can update your sites.

When Joomla 3.6 was originally announced, it was meant to be a transitional release.

The Joomla team originally planned for this update to be called 3.5.2, with only a few minor fixes.

However, several new features were added. So, following Joomla’s versioning policy, the correct version number became Joomla 3.6.

This isn't a blockbuster release, unlike Joomla 3.7 which may have several major new features. However, there are some nice changes. Here's an overview of 10 useful improvements that you'll find in Joomla 3.6.

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OSMap 4 is Easier to Use and 1,000% Faster

osmapWe're delighted to release OSMap version 4! This is the biggest change that we've ever made to OSMap

OSMap 4 has a vastly improved codebase and several important new features.

OSMap Free and OSMap Pro both have a more stable codebase and a better admin interface. OSMap Pro also now has a powerful caching feature to support medium and large sites.

Here's an overview of the key changes in OSMap 4 ...

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