How to Activate Live Notifications in Elgg 1.8

The default elgg notification system sends emails to users when there’s activity in the network. Although this is good, it requires having the email inbox open to get the notification as soon as it arrives. A better way to handle notifications would be in site notifications. For that reason in this article I will give you a step by step guide on how to activate live notifications in elgg 1.8

1. First, let’s download the community plugin called “Notifier for Elgg 1.8” here Learn More

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How to Set Search Engine Friendly URLs in Joomla 2.5

Surely you’ve seen Joomla websites that have simple URLs, for example:

http://www.mysite.com/joomla/using-joomla.html

However, there are others in which URLs are shown as follows:

http://www.mysite.com/joomla/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=53&Itemid=280

This article is about how to configure SEF URLs in Joomla 2.5, which helps to improve the efficiency of search engines. The configuration is done from the control panel.

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