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Joomla! 1.5 Site Blueprints by Timi Ogunjobi

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Build Alienspotting

In order to create this website, we need to do the following:

  • Configure the ContentMap module to display content on a map
  • Permit articles to be commented on
  • Put the most recent comments in a sidebar module

Enable modules and plugins

First, upload the module and component required, and then visit the Module Manager page, in order to ensure that the ContentMap module is enabled.

Configure ContentMap

We need to configure the ContentMap module before it can function. Before we do this, we need to get a Google Map API code specifically for this website; otherwise the Google map will not show. In order to do this, visit the Google Maps API page at http://code.google.com/apis/maps/signup.html. After successfully signing in with your Google ...

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