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Forum: BOOK: Joomla! 24-Hour Trainer February 5th, 2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,024
Posted By jen4web
Hi Evans -- I would love to update these books...

Hi Evans -- I would love to update these books for the latest version of Joomla, but I have not been asked to do so.

If you're looking for great Joomla training materials from me, check out...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site September 26th, 2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,715
Posted By jen4web
Do you have a URL for the site so we can take a...

Do you have a URL for the site so we can take a look at what you mean?

thanks,
Jen
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! 24-Hour Trainer June 19th, 2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,761
Posted By jen4web
Hi Nand -- this is a 1.5 book. Review is...

Hi Nand -- this is a 1.5 book.

Review is here:
http://magazine.joomla.org/issues/Issue-Apr-2011/item/439-Joomla-24-Hour-Trainer-the-new-A-to-Z-book-for-novices

Website for the book is here:...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! 24-Hour Trainer April 28th, 2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,024
Posted By jen4web
Smile Welcome, readers!

Hi everyone -- I just wanted to start this forum by saying thank you so much for buying my book. I hope you found it helpful and interesting. This is a good place to ask questions about techniques...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site January 13th, 2011, 10:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,398
Posted By jen4web
Thanks John! So glad I could help, and thank you...

Thanks John! So glad I could help, and thank you so much for recommending my book! :)

The new one will be out soon. You can read about it on Amazon here:...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site January 13th, 2011, 05:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,398
Posted By jen4web
John -- looks like on the home page only, your...

John -- looks like on the home page only, your right column is showing up:

<div id="sidebar-right">

</div>
Not sure if you have something enabled for the home page? Double check your...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site October 7th, 2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,625
Posted By jen4web
Thanks for the feedback! I will pass those...

Thanks for the feedback! I will pass those comments along to Wrox and let them know you want a more advanced Joomla book. So glad you've found the book helpful!

Jen
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site October 5th, 2010, 09:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,625
Posted By jen4web
Thank you so much! I'm so glad you enjoyed the...

Thank you so much! I'm so glad you enjoyed the book.

Be sure to watch for some upcoming videos at Lynda.com for more Joomla fun.

I'm working on my 2nd book now, but this will be more basic...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site September 22nd, 2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,566
Posted By jen4web
It could be because the main menu module was not...

It could be because the main menu module was not assigned to display on your new category list page. Or something weird might have happened.

I'm glad you're finding the book helpful! Akeeba Backup...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site September 17th, 2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,566
Posted By jen4web
Hi Colin! I've been traveling, so I'm sorry it's...

Hi Colin! I've been traveling, so I'm sorry it's taken a while to answer this. I had to get home to look up the figure...

When you say "the menu on the left", are you refering to Main Menu?
...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site August 28th, 2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,588
Posted By jen4web
Thank you so much! I am so pleased my book helped...

Thank you so much! I am so pleased my book helped you. Hope to meet you in person sometime at a Joomla event. :-)

Thanks!
Jen
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site May 20th, 2010, 10:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,660
Posted By jen4web
It's a very common problem! Glad you found the...

It's a very common problem! Glad you found the answer.

Jen
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site May 20th, 2010, 10:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,970
Posted By jen4web
For JCE, you have to use the buttons built into...

For JCE, you have to use the buttons built into it to make the page breaks and read more breaks. The icons are in the bottom row of buttons towards the right side.

Jen
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site May 7th, 2010, 04:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,571
Posted By jen4web
Yay! Glad it's working for you! jen

Yay! Glad it's working for you!

jen
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site May 7th, 2010, 07:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,571
Posted By jen4web
Hi Diane -- sorry, I was off at the CMS Expo...

Hi Diane -- sorry, I was off at the CMS Expo conference and just got home.

I think you're missing the message tag in your template:

<jdoc:include type="message" />

I generally put this...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site April 14th, 2010, 06:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,516
Posted By jen4web
Diane, it's entirely possible Fantastico is the...

Diane, it's entirely possible Fantastico is the source of many problems. I recommend you stay away from it and install manually.

When they upgraded you to the next version of PHP, maybe some...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site April 13th, 2010, 08:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,516
Posted By jen4web
Diane -- I have never seen that error before. ...

Diane -- I have never seen that error before.

Test your site with one of the built in Joomla templates (Milkyway or Beez) and try adding a menu item. Do you get the same errors? Are they exclusive...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site April 9th, 2010, 02:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,398
Posted By jen4web
For those of you following this thread...

... John sent me his login info for the site and I took a look around.

This was a neat new problem I've never seen before, but caused by such a simple, innocuous mistake!

Instead of:
...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site April 8th, 2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,398
Posted By jen4web
Do you have the URL for the site?

Probably time to look at the site -- either post the URL or email it to me. Go to www.4webinc.com and send it to me on the contact form.

thanks!
jen
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site April 8th, 2010, 05:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,625
Posted By jen4web
Good feedback

Nice to hear, thanks! I haven't talked more about templates mostly because I cover a lot of material as it is. My in-class students at Marlboro are generally pretty overwhelmed by what I cover (same...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site April 8th, 2010, 05:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,398
Posted By jen4web
Nifty!

I haven't seen that particular problem before, but my guess would be that you don't have a link to the Joomla built in stylesheet:

<link rel="stylesheet" href="/templates/system/css/system.css...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site March 29th, 2010, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,428
Posted By jen4web
Thank you for your feedback!

Hi emdoc -- thank you so much for your feedback on the book.

My intended target audience for the book was, indeed, professional web designers. Remember that "professional" only means you are paid...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site March 29th, 2010, 11:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,398
Posted By jen4web
Yes, that's right

The module positions dropdown in Joomla is populated by the positions you specify in the XML file.

NOTE: Even though it's a dropdown, you CAN type right in the dropdown and specify a new module...
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site March 29th, 2010, 11:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,625
Posted By jen4web
Jean, thank you for your feedback. I'm glad you...

Jean, thank you for your feedback. I'm glad you liked the Lynda.com movies! What could I have done to improve the book?

thanks,
Jen
Forum: BOOK: Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site March 29th, 2010, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,625
Posted By jen4web
My apologies everyone...

My apologies for not including the spreadsheet in the files to download.

I have posted it on my website:
http://www.joomla4web.com/images/stories/content_tracking_spreadsheet.xls

I'll also...
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