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Joomla Chicago Kickstart Part 2

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Joomla Kickstart presented at Joomla Chicago User Group meetings.

Joomla Kickstart presented at Joomla Chicago User Group meetings.

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  • 1. Joomla! KickstartJoomla 101 for Beginners
    Part 2: Content
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 2. Content
    What is content?
    Organizing content
    Creating content in Joomla! live
    Content in Joomla
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 3. Content you say?
    Web content is the textual, visual or aural content that is encountered as part of the user experience on websites. It may include, among other things: text, images, sounds, videos and animations. - Wikipedia 4/18/2010
    Examples of Content:
    Articles (text)AudioVideoImagesCalendarsModulesFacebook and Twitter streams
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 4. Types of Content
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
    There are two general types of content on a site:
    Content you create for your site
    Content website users create
  • 5. Content You Create
    Content you create is usually about your business / organization
    Press Releases
    Product Information
    Blogs
    Landing pages
    Contact Information
    Created site administrators (your team)
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 6. Content Users Create
    Joomla allows many ways for site users to contribute content.
    Blog entries
    Comments on Blogs and articles
    Forum posts
    New articles (if permission granted)
    Web Links
    Created by registered users
    Registered users can be granted different privilege levels to create different types of content
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 7. Steps To Create Content
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
    Plan Content
    Create a sitemap
    Create a wireframe of homepage and other pages. Homepages usually have a different layout
    Organize
    Implement into Joomla!
  • 8. Content Hierarchy
    Sections
    Highest level container
    Can have many categories
    Categories
    Middle level container
    Can have contain many articles
    Articles
    Lowest tier
    Article = webpage = content
    Visitors see and read your articles
    Articles can be uncategorized
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 9. Uncategorized is a section and category
    Allows for articles to show up without section/category
    Also known as “static content”
    Facts on Uncategorized Articles
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 10. Organizing Content Continued
    Section 1
    Category 1
    Article
    Article
    Category 2
    Article
    Section 2
    Category 1
    Article
    Article
    Category 2
    Article
    You Can’t Do
    Section 3
    Category 1
    Sub Cat A
    Article
    However this will change in 1.6
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 11. Steps to enter content:
    Create Sections
    Create Categories
    Create Articles
    Steps for adding content
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 12. FYI…
    WYSIWYG Pro editor enabled for content
    JCE Editor is another great editor
    Joomla’s core editor doesn’t have all the features these two editors have.
    3rd Party WYSIWYG editors are must have extensions!
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli
  • 13. Questions?
    Your Questions?
    Presented at
    © Copyright 2011 – Kendall Cabe and Nick Martinelli