Optimizing Elgg Search with Google Search

Elgg has a search plugin built in. However, it is not actually very good and it is server intensive. It was even replaced by Google Search at the elgg community. In this article I will give you a step by step guide on how to optimize elgg search with google search in elgg 1.8

1. Download and install Google Search plugin here. For plugin installation instruction, please read this article

2. Log into your elgg network as an Admin. Then go to sidebar menu “Configure -> Plugins”: Learn More

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mojoPortal Tips: Showing a Category-Specific Blog Feed

Recently on the mojoPortal user forums, the question was asked “How can I provide category-specific feeds from my blog?” This can be extremely relevant in the case of providing targeted topics to various areas of your site, or even allowing you to filter feeds to a specific author if you use a shared blog, or have a number of guest contributors. Joe Davis of i7Media offered an easy-to-follow solution – we’ll outline it here today.

There’s two main parts to this; locating the feed URL, and adding it to your Feed Manager instance. First, let’s find that category-specific feed. Navigate to your blog instance, and click the category of the blog you wish to provide as a feed.  From the posts page, copy the link URL from the RSS icon. If you don’t see an icon, you may need to go into your blog settings, and activate the feed link. Learn More

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OpenCart – How the Wish List Works

The wish list is an important part of the Opencart software and is used by just about everyone as a way to offer a nice feature to customers. There is also a wonderful Multiple Wishlist Extension available in the Opencart store if you want to enhance the default. Whatever you case may be, this article will explain how the wish works for those that are interested.

The Wish List Session Array Learn More

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