Alter Articles

Expand functionality of Joomla articles with highly customizable map, gallery, attachments and related articles features.

Admin can configure additional data in backend article edit page, each feature can either inherit global settings or use own individual settings per article.

Extension information

Compatibility:

full

Type:
Commercial
License:
GNU GPL
Demo:
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JED page:
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Price:
$29.00

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Features

Common features:

  • Each feature can be enabled/disabled for certain categories.
  • You can setup the feature position: 'AfterTitle' trigger, 'BeforeText' trigger, 'AfterText' trigger, Prepend to text, Append to text, Replace tag in article, Store in article object. So actually each of features can be displayed in any place of article, or you can use own article template for complex layouts.
  • Each feature has its own separate layout file, articles can use either global setting of layout or individual setting. Developers can add own layouts easily.
  • No core files are modified, no additional database tables are created. The plugin uses native Joomla code.
  • Compatible with Falang.

Map features:

  • You can setup map width and height, map center, type and zoom level.
  • A marker can be placed on a map, you can setup market position separately.
  • Marker can have a title and a text for balloon (info window). Balloon can be auto-displayed on page load.

Gallery features:

  • You can easily select images for gallery from server folders.
  • Each image can have a title and caption text.
  • Thumbnails are auto-created for images using either individual article settings or global settings.
  • Few pre-defined layouts: 'Bootstrap Carousel' and 'Bootstrap Modal Carousel' (requires Bootstrap-based frontend template); 'Widgetkit Image Wall', 'WidgetKit Polaroid' and 'WidgetKit Spotlight' (requires Widgetkit from YooTheme installed).

Attachments features:

  • You can enter paths of attachments files, specify access level and published/unpublished state, link target.

Related Articles features:

  • You can select related articles and select order of display (most recent first or last, title alphabetically).

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Requirements

  • Joomla 3.1.1+
  • PHP 5.3+
  • Bootstrap-based backend template
  • Bootstrap-based frontend template for Bootstrap-based gallery layouts
  • Widgetkit for Widgetkit-based gallery layouts

Screenshots

Changelog

Current version:

  • Feature: new gallery setting 'Always Check Thumbs'. If enabled - thumbs are checked and recreated (if required) on each article page load. Otherwise, it occurs once an article is saved only.
  • Feature: Falang compatibility.

08 May 2014 - ver. 1.0.1:

  • Fix: Joomla 3.3 compatibility.
  • Feature: custom cache path for gallery thumbnails.

03 May 2013 - ver. 1.0.0

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