Jure Stern Design & Development

Posts Tagged “Alternative layout”

How to use php code in Joomla template design

Published on 13 Jan 2012 Comments

If we are designing our own templates in Joomla we are already using some of the php programming language. Apart from including our modules, components, scripts and css files, we can use php code to further extend the website. The following code should be placed in your template index.php file. It was tested on the new Joomla 2.5 beta and Joomla 1.7.3 system. Read more

Using Alternative module layout in Joomla 1.7

Published on 29 Dec 2011 Comments

In Joomla 1.6 and 1.7 we have the option to use several different alternative layouts for individual styling. Alternative layouts differ from standard Joomla overrides in that, you can have unlimited alternative layout files. We also use different naming conventions and we must enable the layout in the Alternative Layout option field. Read more