How to Add a Site News Section in Elgg 1.8

Site News are a great place to share with your users any update within your elgg network. For a long time there was not a proper news tool. The previous one required to install another plugin which caused a lot of conflicts. For that reason I decided to write a better news plugin. In this article I will give you a step by step guide on how to add a site news section in elgg 1.8

1.  First, download the News plugin that I developed for elgg 1.8 here Learn More

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How to Add a Read More Link in Joomla 3.0

A Read More link is a very useful design tool. It will allow you to ‘break’ an article so that you can only show a fragment of your article if you display it in the front page or in another section of your Joomla site. In this article I will give you a step-by-step guide on how to add a read more link in Joomla 3.0.

1. Sign into Joomla as an Administrator. On the Admin dashboard, click in Article Manager: Learn More

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How to Secure your BoonEx Dolphin Site

Here are some basic tips to secure your BoonEx Dolphin website.

1) During your installation you must create an administrative profile

Don’t create a profile called “admin” but rather your nickname or first name as “henry”.

This prevents to distinguish the administrator (root) and fraud in connection (however, it is always possible with the admin ID ‘1’, but we shall see in another tutorial).

2) Rename the “administration” directory by another name Learn More

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