Joomla! is all about allowing you to create a site that matches your vision. The possibilities are limitless; this sample site will just get you started.

There are a few things you should know to get you started.

Every Joomla! Web site has two parts: the Site (which is what your site visitors see) and the Administrator (which is where you will want to do a lot of the site management). You need to log in to the Administrator separately. There is a link to the administrator on the top menu that you will see when you log in.

You can edit articles in the Site by clicking on the edit icon. You can create a new article by clicking on the Create Article link in the top menu.

To do other things, like edit the contact form, edit the modules or change the site name you need to log in to the administrator.

Some quick tips for working in the Administrator

  • To change the site name, background colour and secondary colour, go to the Template Manager and click on My Default Style (Protostar). Look on the Options tab. You can also add a description there.
  • To change the image on all the pages: Go to the Module Manager and click on Image Module.
  • To edit the Side Module: Go to Extensions, Module Manager and click on Side Module.
  • To edit the Contact Form: Go to Components, Contacts. Click on Your Name.

Once you have your basic site you may want to install your own template (that controls the overall design of your site) and then, perhaps additional extensions.

There is a lot of help available for Joomla!. You can visit the Joomla! forums and the Joomla! documentation site to get started.

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  1. Add Link from Frontend for Free!
    1. Login as demo1 as username and pass as password, and then click on the ''Add your Link in this article" link that you see in this page.
    2. A popup will open where you can provide details and add a link easily with in a few seconds.
    3. We have enabled registered users to be able to add links for free from frontend.
  2. Pay and Add a Link from frontend:
    1. If you are a guest (not logged in) and try to use ''Add your Link in this article" link, then you will have to pay (advertizing) for adding link on keyword.
    2. Dont worry. We have enabled sandbox or test integration with PayPal in this demo. So go ahead and complete the purchase. No real money will be detected.
    3. When paying at PayPal, use with 12345678 as the password.
  3. View My Revenue from Advertizing:
    1. Article authors (like demo1 user), can view how much they have earned from keyword advertizing. To see what that screen is, click on the 'My Revenue Shares" link. This is demo purposes only! Your website authors will be able to do this too if you have JV-ContentLinks!
  4. We dont provide backend access in this demo site, but this is what you can achieve:
    1. Typically you can login to backend and create hyperlinks on keywords from a central location, without opening the article!
    2. Earn money by advertising on keywords with JV-ContentLinks by enabling Advertising options in backend.
    3. Increase article submission and participation by sharing the revenue from keyword advertising with article authors
    4. Activate, archive, and delete links in articles.
    5. All these can be done by just visiting the backend and configuring JV-ContentLinks.

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