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How to Show Social Media Icons in Joomla

How to Show Your Social Icons in Joomla

Almost every website builder wants to make it easy for visitors to find them on social media. Easy Social Icons lets you easily add all the popular social networks to your site.

If you want a great-looking set of social icons on your site, then try the Easy Social Icons module.lets you easily add all the popular social networks to your site.

Easy Social Icons lets you easily add all the popular social networks to your site from Delicious and Digg to YouTube and Yelp.

All you have to do is add the username of the site you want to add and save. Easy Social Icons will automatically generate nice-looking icons with the correct URL to your profile.

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What Can Joomlashack Do Better in 2017?

What Can Joomlashack Do Better in 2017

This year's Joomlashack survey consists of a single question: What can Joomlashack do better in 2017?

You might be thinking,

This seems like a very simple thing to answer

Yes, you're right! There's just a single box and you can write whatever you want.

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How to Create Layout Overrides for Joomla Tags

How to Customize Tags for Joomla Articles

Joomla allows you to customize almost any feature through overrides.

Layout overrides are a type of override that enable you to customize small elements such as the article author or published date.

In this tutorial, I'll show you how to create a layout override for Joomla tags.

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5 Reasons You Need to Post Video On Your Joomla Site Right Now

5 Reasons You Need to Post Video On Your Joomla Site Right Now

Quality content still remains one of the best ways to engage your online audience, but recently the trend has shifted towards video.

In fact, Cisco predicts that by 2017 nearly 90% of all web traffic will be video. Video marketing offers a few unique advantages over its written counterpart. Try using both forms of content to give your online marketing the one-two punch it needs.

Are you still unsure about video marketing?

Here are five reasons you should consider uploading a video to your site right now to propel your business forward (before everyone else does):

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How to Create Hidden Menu Items in Joomla

Hide Menu Items on Menu Modules in Joomla

Joomla 3.5.1 introduced a new feature that makes it easy to create hidden menu items in Joomla. You can create menu links that don't have to be displayed inside menu modules

One very common use case is to hide the "Home" menu item. Many sites, including Joomlashack, follow this approach.

We also use this technique to create links to special sales pages and landing pages. We want to use the menu link to set up the page, but we don't want the links to be easily visible. This technique is the perfect solution.

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A New Version of Novitas, a Joomla Template for Beautiful Content

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Check out the new version of Novitas, a beautiful Joomla template that's designed for magazines and newspaper sites.

This update brings a major design refresh. If you're building websites focused on content, Novitas can fit that purpose very well.

We've also added support for one of our popular extensions, Shackslides. If you buy Novitas, then you'll also get free access to Shackslides.

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Explaining All 19 New Field Types in Joomla

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Very recently, the Joomla team confirmed that custom fields will be part of an upcoming Joomla release.

This is one of the most important new features since the launch of Joomla 3, and will transform the way that many Joomla sites are built.

We're already investigating fields to see how they can be integrated with our Joomla templates and extensions.

If you haven't done so already, read our guide to Joomla's fields. Now, here's a detailed overview all the new fields types. 

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