Your Guide to Recreating Elements of the Horizon Demo for Joomla
The Testimonials particle creates a grid of testimonials, including text content, logo, and alt text.
Here are the topics covered in this guide:
These options affect the main area of the particle, and not the individual items within. You can set the title of the particle, as well as give it an introductory paragraph here.
|Particle Name||Give the particle a name. This only appears on the backend.|
|Content Source||Choose between Particle and Joomla as the content source.|
|CSS Classes||Enter any CSS class(es) you wish to have apply to the particle.|
|Title||Enter a title for the particle. This will appear on the front end.|
|Autoplay||Enable or Disable autoplay.|
|Autoplay Timeout||Enter (in milliseconds) the delay between automatic switching between items.|
|Loop||Enable or Disable looping of items.|
|Speed||Set the transition speed (in milliseconds).|
|Prev / Next||Enable or Disable the prev / next navigation.|
|Touch Move||Enable or Disable touch movements|
|Hexagon Patterns||Enable or Disable hexagon background patterns.|
These items make up the individual featured items in the particle. They sit apart from the particle's title and introduction. Each item can have its own properties, including icons and written content.
|Testimonial Content||Enter text content that makes up the quote or body of the testimonial.|
|Photo||Pick desired photo.|
|Categories||Select the categories of articles this particle will display.|
|Articles||Select the number of articles you would like the particle to fetch.|
|Featured Articles||Choose how Featured Articles should be filtered. Choose between Include, Exclude, or Only Featured.|
|Number of Articles||Enter the maximum number of articles to display.|
|Start From||Enter offset specifying the first article to return. The default is '0' (the first article).|
|Order By||Choose the type of factor to order by.|
|Ordering Direction||Choose between Ascending and Descending as the article ordering method.|
This section configures how articles are displayed.
|Article Text||Select the article text to appear in each item.|
|Text Limit||Set a limit (in characters) of article text to appear in the item.|
|Text Formatting||Choose to display Plain Text or HTML in the article text.|
|Author||Show or Hide the Author information.|
|Author Image||Choose between the Intro, Full, or no image to display with each item.|