Articles about: Joomla

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Extending the ItemHelper for Joomla

There are times in Joomla where you want a bit of control over your content at the template override level – such as showing the first X characters of a string. PHP...

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How to easily access to Custom Fields in Joomla

Over the past few years, I’ve had to get more and more involved in developing Joomla websites. Joomla is such a powerful, flexible and user-friendly CMS to work...

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PHP

The strengths (and limits) of Joomla's overrides

I’ve developed a few sites using Joomla – this is one of them. And one of the best parts of Joomla are the layout overrides. Nothing irks me more than when...

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Upcoming changes to Joomla 4's head include

I do admit that I like to be in control of the markup of a site - I like to know what is being loaded, and why – and I like to have some say in what gets loaded...

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The importance of scoping web development projects

I like to plan. I like lists. And while writing scoping documentation for a web dev project is not my favourite task (I much prefer the coding side of things),...

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Music

Hold On To You

A long weekend, and new tunes too. Some recent tracks, and a few from the past few years that I've just never integrated in to a mix before. Starting at 128bpm...

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Music

Still Alive

It's been a while since I've had the decks out... and a recent Beatport sale saw my library grow by over 70 tracks... so thought I'd record a new mix. Never...

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Adding custom icons to your TinyMCE 5 Plugins

The TinyMCE 5 rich text editor launched in early 2019, and with it an improved interface to help developers build custom plugins. Firstly – read this to learn...

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I am the Development Director (and co-owner) at Mity Digital, a Melbourne-based digital agency specialising in responsive web design, custom web development and graphic design.
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