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Archive for February 2014

Configuring Captcha in Joomla 3.x

So you made your website and now have the much required contact or feedback form on your website for the visitors to contact you. This is a good thing since every website should have a feedback form of some kind. But what is also required is the correct level of security to prevent users from misusing your feedback form. It is highly likely that now you have installed he feedback form you receive more SPAM emails than useful ones. These are usually emails sent by bots and not humans and there is a way to avoid that. A very common technique used by most of the website is to add a Captcha [...]    Read More

Change your Joomla website’s database table prefix

Joomla is a highly versatile software which is open source. It is available as a free download for just about anyone to download and install. One of the main reasons it has become very popular is that fact that is very user friendly and has a low learning curve. But even the greatest of software can fall prey to the mighty hackers. Thus Joomla has many good security features which includes a very strong user and admin passwords as well. But it does help to do your bit to help prevent your website from being hacked. One of the venerable issues with almost all the content management systems [...]    Read More

How to manage search option in Joomla website?

Require search options: No matter what kind of website you are making or need to develop it is necessary to have a search option. For example your website may be a content management system, or a simply blog or even an ecommerce website. All the mentioned types of websites require search options. For example if you have an informational website and have developed it using Joomla for a content management system. Informational websites can get quite big too and in order to make it easier for the user to get to what they are looking for directly you will require a search option. In general [...]    Read More

Managing user permissions in Joomla

The user permissions which are quite important for just about any website with user accounts can be managed in a very good method in Joomla. In fact no content management system should be without it. With Joomla it is possible to change accessing , editing permissions besides other things via the custom options available. In order to set the user permissions you will need to login to the Admin section of the website first. Then navigate from the menu to Site >> Global Configurations and select the permissions tab. Here there are eight different categories under user groups like [...]    Read More

Advanced layout techniques for Responsive web design

It is one thing to decide to go for a responsive web design and a completely other thing to actually successfully achieve that in reality. It is almost always the case that tools and method you start out with are not good enough to convert the entire website into a responsive one (if that is what you are doing). Same is the case when designing a responsive website from scratch. Thus, here we take a look at some advanced techniques and design elements that can help you create better responsive websites. Touching the basics: It is needless to say that a solid foundation builds a good site. [...]    Read More