Your Guide to Recreating Elements of the Akuatik Demo for Joomla
The Latest News particle displays your latest articles or featured content, along with images and text. You can vary the way these items appear, making them more appealing to the eye and magazine-like.
Here are the topics covered in this guide:
These options affect the main area of the particle, and not the individual items within.
|Particle Name||This is the name of the particle used for back end management. It does not appear on the front end.|
|CSS Classes||Enter any CSS class(es) you wish to have apply to the particle.|
|Title||Set a title for the particle.|
|Upper Title||Enter a title to appear above the main title.|
|All Items Label||Enter a text label to bring up all items regardless of category.|
|Selected||Choose the selected nav item by default.|
|Grid Column||Set the number of columns items appear in.|
|Date Format||Select the date format to be displayed.|
These items make up the individual featured items in the particle.
|Item Name||This is the name of the item. This appears as the item's title on the front end.|
|Color Variant||Select between Light, Medium, and Dark color variants for the item.|
|Layout||Choose between Photo, Photo Large, and Text as the layout type for the item.|
|Date||Enter a date for the article.|
|Image||Set an image to appear in the item.|
|Description||Enter a text description for the item.|
|URL||Enter a URL you would like the item to link to.|
|Target||Select a target window for the URL to open through.|