The robots.txt file in your Joomla site is an important tool for protecting your site from crawlers and bots - well the honest ones anyway. A basic look at how to edit the robots.txt file in your Joomla site is what this Maintenance Monday is all about.
At times you will want to, or be asked to, add code to the HEAD area of your Joomla site. It may be to add google analytics tracking code, to install Google Tag Manager code, to install a meta tag to prove to Google Search Console you own a site, or it might even be a code an ad publishing service you want to join and make ad revenue from. How to add code to the HEAD area of your Joomla site is what this Maintenance Monday is all about.
If you are using the TinyMCE editor that comes with Joomla and find it cluttered with dropdowns and buttons you don't need or want your users to use, there is a way to change its layout and options. How to change the layout and options in TinyMCE editor is what this Maintenance Monday is all about.
IMPORTANT NOTE: During this live stream I encountered an issue that prevented the template applied to the article from displaying.
The steps outlined at the beginning of the video will work just fine for you if you are not using sh404SEF on your site. If you are, delete all the the SEFurls and duplicates for the page you are assigning the template to and you should be good to go! Not all template frameworks for Joomla will allow you to assign a template to individual articles using Advanced Template Manager from Regular Labs.
However, there is a way around this using hidden menu items. How to assign Joomla templates to individual articles through the use of hidden menu items is what today's Maintenance Monday live stream is all about.
Hidden menu items may keep the menu on the front end of your Joomla site tidy, but in the menu admin area they can be a real source of clutter. However, there is an easy way to organize them and keep them almost hidden in the back end as well.
How to organize hidden menu items in Joomla published menu items is what today's Maintenance Monday live stream is all about. SUBSCRIBE TODAY! ► https://goo.gl/N6y5bH