MojoPortal: Adding Header and Footer Content Panes to a Skin

This article explains how you can change an existing skin to add in header or footer content panes and how to make a few minor changes manually to the CSS files to get the look that you are after.

MojoPortal is generally setup to have 3 panes: center, left and right. Learn More

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mojoPortal Tips: How to Make Your Blog More Social-Media Friendly

Hello, everyone! While I’m working on the next article, which is a review of the Mobile Kit for mojoPortal, I thought I would take a moment and cover a subject that could stand some elaboration and illumination. That subject is the awesome Blog Module in mojoPortal.

The Blog Module is one of the free, built-in modules that comes with the standard installation of mojoPortal.  It’s integrated with Facebook, Twitter, and most recently, Google+, and it is easy to write and pre-schedule your blog articles, so that you can have a “writing day”, and schedule out your posts over the next days or weeks. Learn More

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MojoPortal: Tweaking an Existing Skin

As I was posting this article, I noticed that Carol has also posted an article on skins. You only have to take a quick peek at Carol’s sites to realize she really knows what she is talking about.

Carol is using the design tool Artisteer to design and create entirely new skins. I am sure that I will be going down that avenue at some point, but for now, I just want to take an existing skin and make a few changes – for example, to add header and footer panes, change the relative pane widths, change the logo and change a few colors. Learn More

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