Joomla 3 Newbie Guide
Joomla! 3 Newbie’s Guide
Let’s make this article “Sample Page” as featured to be displayed on home page.
Go to Content>>Article Manager
Select Test Page and click no Featured on toolbar or click on start symbol before
Once article is featured you can see star color change to orange.
Screenshot: Featured Article
Featured Articles shows all your featured articles. You can manage your featured
articles from here.
Media Manager is the main screen for all images that can be used in Content items,
category, and menu. You can upload new images, edit and delete existing and create
Screenshot:Media Manager toolbar
A component is a kind of Joomla! Extension. Components are the main functional
units of Joomla! They can be seen as mini-applications.
Most components have two main parts: an administrator part and a site part. The site
part is what is used to render pages when being called during normal site operation.
The administrator part provides an interface to configure and manage different aspects
of the component and is accessible through the Joomla! Administrator application.
Joomla! 3.0 come with a number of core components, like Banners, Contacts, Joomla
Update, Messaging, Newsfeeds, Redirect, Search, Smart Search Weblinks.