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The order that your Joomla plugins are processed on your site can make the difference between expected behaviour and frustrating behaviour on your Joomla site.





  • The video discusses the importance of the order of Joomla plugins in achieving expected behavior on a Joomla website.
    - The host, Tim Davis, emphasizes that plugins perform various functions and are processed in a specific order, affecting how the website functions.
    - Using a metaphor of a factory machine, he explains how plugin order affects behavior, citing an example of painting flower pots.
    - Proper plugin order is crucial to avoid unexpected or frustrating outcomes on the website.
    - Two examples are provided to illustrate the impact of plugin order on a Joomla site's behavior:
    1. Use of "Modules Anywhere" and "ReReplacer" plugins: Demonstrates how the order of plugins affects the placement and replacement of modules within articles.
    2. JotCache plugin: Explains that the JotCache plugin should be placed last to ensure accurate caching of the final page.
    - The host interacts with viewers' comments and answers questions throughout the video.
    - Viewers are encouraged to subscribe, ring the notification bell, and participate in giveaways.
    - The video highlights that checking and managing plugin order is essential for achieving the desired behavior on a Joomla site.

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Tim Davis is the founder and owner of Cybersalt.
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