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Free Joomla Site And Hosting – Joomla.com

Got a great tip last night from the developer at BMoreCreative inc. He was having issues installing a Beta version of Joomla 4 for development purposes. Then he discovered Joomla.com not .org. I decided to give it a try myself. … Continue reading

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Using Google Fonts And Font Awesome In Photoshop

With a recent project I needed to design a mock-up for the customer in Photoshop. I was planning on using Font Awesome and Google Font Orbitron. I used this tutorial to show me how to download and install a Google … Continue reading

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ACYMailing Error 500 Layout listing not found.

I wanted to take this component for a test run. It is always on the top row of “Install from Web” tab. It is a hefty install. When finished I clicked on “Lists” to create a list and got the … Continue reading

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Vertical Align Text In li Tag Joomla Menu Button

I was matching another designer’s template where there are 4 big buttons, in different colors, with different icons, and different links. Very nice. I was using Joomla 3.8 so I created a menu and gave it a style of the … Continue reading

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Upgrade PHP 5.5 To 7 In WAMP

I installed Chronoforms 6 for WordPress and it requires PHP 5.6 or higher. I am running PHP 5.5 and 7.3 is available. This video got me started:   I downloaded PHP here: https://windows.php.net/download/ I moved the PHP.ini, wampserver.conf, and phpForApache.ini … Continue reading

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Using Built-in Font Awesome Fonts In DIVI

Divi theme has some built in icons that you can call in a style sheet such as the following: .someclass:before { font-family: “ETmodules”; content: “\6c”; } This will give me the icon of a pad and pencil. I originally got … Continue reading

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Elegant Themes DIVI – Custom 404 Page

I had a customer complain about not being able to reach the new site we just finished. They were getting a 404 page not found page. This is because Google has the old pages indexed. First I added the website … Continue reading

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Best WordPress Backup Solution – Akeeba

I have used Akeeba for years for Joomla and made moving and backup up sites so easy. I started purchasing the Pro version so I could exclude various directories and back up to Amazon Web Services. With the use of … Continue reading

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Free QR Code Generator

As trivial as it sounds there is a quickness to QR Codes that make them so handy. While hiking in Italy we didn’t know where we were exactly but we came across an old sign which told about the area; … Continue reading

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Joomla 3 Image And Links Tab Not Showing

I found a thread in the Joomla Forum about this; however, all their suggestions didn’t help me. https://forum.joomla.org/viewtopic.php?t=949711 I found my answer in the “Article Options” and “Editing Layout” tab. I hope this helps someone else out there…    

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