Get rid of 5 cookies - online privacy

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One of the problems with trying to comply with the EU cookie law is that most websites use media and services provided by third parties (Facebook widgets, Twitter modules, YouTube videos players etc...) and often these store cookies on a users computer and a website owner can do little about it.

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Article order in sub categories - Joomla

Article order in sub categories

This is more of a quick tip rather than a tutorial.

For who is this useful?

If you have organised your content into subcategories and need to display your articles in order of creation date, most recent first, no matter what categoty it belongs to.

With all the options and configuration pages that are in Joomla, it is easy to get lost.

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Joomla Syntax Highlighter

geshi highlighter joomla tutorial

Towards the end of the development of dotComXL, I was looking to give the website some sort of syntax highlighter functionality. A quick search on the Joomla Extensions Directory, showed only 2 extensions that looked promising (most star ratings). After testing both however, I took the decision of uninstalling these Joomla Syntax Highlighters as they were lacking in ease of use, funcitonality and the style that I was after.

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Joomla Template Overrides - Blog layout

joomla template overrides

Template overrides are a very cool feature in Joomla which basically allows designers to manipulate its HTML output easily and securely.

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