How to Joomla! - Joomla! tutorials and extensions
Joomla! allows you to create many menu, each menu is a group that contains many menu item. The menu will be displayed on the front page through the module menu. By default Joomla! already have a menu called Main Menu, you can use this menu or create other menus.
In Joomla!, Menus and Menu Items provide the overall structure for the site. One Menu normally contains multiple Menu Items. Each Menu Item loads a pre-defined type of page determined by the Menu Item Type.
Joomla is an award-winning content management system (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone.
This template has been modified from beez_20 template. We have added the module position to display dropdown menu, top banner, related articles,... and fix some bugs. You can install this template in the template manager or installing new joomla! website by using our quickstart package.
After you upgrade from Joomla! 1.5 to 1.7, the old plugin of Joomla! 1.5 can not be used anymore and you have to reinstall the plugin is compatible with the new version of Joomla. But if you can not find the plugin compatible with Joomla! 1.7, in this case, you can try converting them to be used with Joomla! 1.7
The following tutorial will show you how to create a new Menu Item that points to the article. Based on this information you will be able to add a new menu item to any of your defined menus pointing to any article you have previously created for your site.