JV-Relatives is an advanced related articles and keyword tagging plugin for Joomla! 2.5 and 3.0. JV-Relatives improves Search Engine Optimization for your website, increases the time the user spends in your website and decreases user bounce rate. As your visitors complete reading the article, they are presented with links to articles that are related to the one that is displayed!
Scan and Display Related Articles
JV-Relatives obtains the related articles by scanning the meta keywords or tags of other articles in your website. The related articles are chosen based on the keywords or tags configured for the displayed article. You can select categories to scan for related articles, search in article titles, set meta keywords to ignore for scanning, decide the sorting order of related articles from hits, created date, modified date, title, relevance of match etc...
Filtering and Styling of Related Articles
JV-Relatives provides multiple filters to decide the type of related articles. You may filter by author, language and age of related articles. You can also display thumbnails of related articles for which you can select first image in article or image configured in intro content or image configured in full content for articles. You may also choose from multiple display layouts and show article intro, last updated time, created time and number of hits.