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- The video discusses how to merge categories and identify duplicate content in Joomla.
- Host: Tim Davis, a Joomla enthusiast, hosting "Maintenance Monday Livestream #097" on Basic Joomla Tutorials YouTube channel.
- Part two of an interview with Ramesh from j2 store is live on the anchor FM zoom cast site.
- Announcement about Tim's Joomla site talk with the Dallas Fort Worth Joomla User Group at 7 p.m. Central Time.
- Mention of a monthly giveaway, encouraging viewers to enter.
- Main topic: Merging categories in Joomla and handling duplicate articles.
- Scenario of accidentally creating duplicate content during Joomla export or import.
- Difficulty of merging articles with identical titles across different categories.
- Step-by-step approach to resolving this issue:
- Select articles from the source category (donor).
- Use the batch copy feature to copy these articles to the target category (receiving).
- Result: New instances of articles are created in the receiving category with titles marked as duplicates.
- Advantage: Preserves original articles in the donor category.
- Caution to back up the site before performing such operations.
- Discussion of handling potential URL issues due to duplicates.
- Suggestion to add rewrite rules to .htaccess to manage URL redirects and avoid broken links.
- Final steps:
- Filter and identify articles with duplicate titles (using "" in the title).
- Decide whether to delete or leave unpublished duplicates.
- Option to filter articles by title and delete the duplicated ones.
- Explanation of how the process affects ID numbers and categories.
- Conclusion and closing remarks by Tim Davis.
Please note that this summary may not capture every detail but aims to provide a concise overview of the main points discussed in the transcript.
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