Your Guide to Recreating Elements of the Notio Demo for Joomla
The News Tabs particle displays article titles in elegant, easy-to-navigate tabs.
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 here.
|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||Enter a title for the particle. This will appear on the front end.|
|Content Source||Choose between Particle and Joomla as the content source. This determines where your content will generate from.|
Each tab acts like a category, giving you the ability to create lists of articles in multiple different sections in the particle.
|Item Name||This is the name of the item. This only appears in the back end.|
|Image||Select an image to go along with the item.|
|Author||Enter an author name to display.|
|Date||Enter a date to display.|
|Content||Enter content to display.|
|Link||Enter a link you want the item to link to.|
|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 other than the first one are displayed.
|Image||Display the image assigned to the article's Intro, Full or None.|
|Article Text||Show or Hide article text.|
|Text Limit||Enter the maximum number of characters in the text to display.|
|Text Formatting||Choose between Plain Text and HTML text formatting.|
|Title||Show or Hide the article's title.|
|Title Limit||Enter the maximum number of characters in the title to display.|
|Date||Enter a date for the item.|
|Date Format||Select the format you want the date to be displayed in.|
|Author||Show or Hide author information.|