Mark Joomla 3 Article 1 character, and show the featured article page.

In Joomla menu feature allows you to create multiple content groups based on similar properties page. For example, if you want your website blog section, you want to have it displayed in all articles from your blog category. In this tutorial, we will look quickly through some of the available options.

Table of contents

  • Mark Joomla article features
  • Featured Articles Joomla is displayed on the menu page link
  • Custom items are arranged through the menu on this page mode
  • Management show how much each article (more options)

Mark Joomla 3 Featured articles

First, you need features to commemorate some of the articles on your website. To do this go to Content -> Article Manager. Here, you’ll see a list of your article. Note that there is a star next to each article. Marked as a selection of articles, simply press the star next to it. It will turn yellow, indicating that you have indicated herein features.

45Featured Articles Joomla is displayed on the menu page link

If you want to manually select the articles displayed on the page, the feature article in the Joomla3 menu of exactly what you need.

First, let’s create a new menu item. To do this go to Menu -> Main Menu (default main menu) -> Add New menu item (you can do the same with the existing menu items, such as the main menu).


Next, we should press the menu item type selection button next to the label, select the menu type.


Existing types of pop-up menu will appear. Expand article section, then select Options feature articles.


Finally, in the upper left corner of this page Save button.


Custom items are arranged through the menu on this page mode

Joomla 3 default will display the full text of the latest feature article expand in top of the page, and the full text of the article in a four two columns displayed. If you have more than five specialties remainder will be listed in the link at the bottom of the page, and lead to a full page article featuring the rest of the page will be automatically created.


). The first article, which requires the width is called the editorial. You can be assigned to any number of items, including such a mode 0, to be displayed. In this example, we will select 0, because we do not want anything to show in the entire width. Next, you can choose, the leader of the people on this page describes how many articles will be displayed (we chose 6). You can also choose how many columns display introductory essay (we chose 3). Finally, select how many of the remaining feature articles, it is listed at the bottom (we chose 3) link.

To do this, enter the menu -> Menu, then select the menu item for your home. Make sure it is the dominant type of project article. Click on the Layout tab, and configure the appearance of your home.

You can use, until you realize that you like to configure these settings to play. As an example setup, we set page looks like this:


Management show how much each article (more options)

Joomla3 default will display the full text of each feature article and a special number on the page. However, this is not very convenient when you have a different length of the article. You can choose how to use each feature article appears on the features of this page you read more articles manager.

To do this, open the Base editor, click where you want to split the article, press the Read More button below the WYSIWYG editor. Red dotted line will be displayed from the rest of the article content separated from your article describes.


Once you do, you will find Joomla has generated you in the selection of the page where the article content and other features introduced after reading more buttons on the right.