How to Joomla! - Joomla! tutorials and extensions
The Joomla! Project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Joomla 3.0.0. This is the next major release of the Joomla CMS in the Standard Term Support (STS) track. All 3.0 users will need to plan to update to the new versions available in the STS release cycle every six months until version 3.5 is released. These updates are expected to be simple and backwards compatible.
In Joomla!, the template position is where the module will display on your website. Each template will have the number and different module positions. So you need to know the module positions of your template to publish your modules into place as you desire.
Since Joomla! 1.6, you can allow a user to create or edit articles only in one Category on the Front Page by setting permissions for a user or a group. This way, you can create multiple users, each user will manage a Category
Articles in Joomla! are organized into Sections and Categories. Sections are the top-level of organization and Categories go under Sections. The Section Manager is the place where you can edit existing Sections and create new ones.
In Joomla!, submenus can be shown either as one menu with two or more levels or as completely separate menu modules. To show how to do this, we will step through creating a two-level menu and then see how to show it either as one large menu or as separate parent and child menus.