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Joomla! 1.5 Site Blueprints by Timi Ogunjobi

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Put it all together

Now we need to tie all of the elements of this project together, in order to make the site more meaningful to the users.

Create new modules

You may want to create new modules to display the following:

  • Who is online?
  • Most read blog

Follow the procedure that we used in creating the module for Tony's poll in the section Configure polls.

Configure the front page

From our design, we need to move the latest blog posts to the front page. To do this, we need to reconfigure the Home menu link on Main Menu to point to the Blogs category. Because all of our articles are blogs, it is simply an administrative task to publish whichever article we want to the front page. However, we do need the articles to appear in a single column on the front ...

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