Learn how to use Joomla3 default component to create more complex pages

The Joomla3 allows you to create more complex content and standard of articles, including text, images and links to add specific functionality. You can do this through the Component Manager.

Table of contents

  • Content created using Component Manager
  • Links created by Joomla content component menu

Content created using Component Manager

By default, the Component Manager includes several options for more complex page types and other content to your Joomla website. The Joomla3 also comes with some of the components pre-installed, allowing you to create a special page type: Contacts, newsfeeds, search, smart search and Web links.


If you want to create a news source, such as a page, you need to go to Components -> Newsfeeds -> Subscribe, than click on the big green new button.



Content Linking and assembly created in the Joomla menu

To the content of your website link in the menu that was created with the Component Manager, you will need to enter the Menu Manager:


Once you click on Create a new menu item, you need to select the type of item to add:


Find the corresponding production line used part, for example, if you want to create a newsfeed page, click the link in the list of news sources.


Now, you need to choose the exact feed menu should connect to. To do feed field next to the Select button click and select the newly created test feed. Finally, press the Save button to release the menu items on your site.