Linking an New Article to a Menu Joomla 3

After making a new article in Joomla you may want to link directly to it from a menu.

Step 1

add new menu item

  1. Click on Menus - a drop down will appear allow you to choose the menu you wish to add your article to
  2. All your menus are listed here - click on the menu you wish to use

Step 2

menu title

Give your menu item a title, this is what will appear for visitors in the menu

For menu type click select> A new window will open

Step 3

menu type

Choose single article

Step 4

select article

Click select Article > a new window will open

Step 5

choose article

Choose your article

Step 6

top level or sub menu

Choose if this is going to be a root item (top level) or a sub menu item. Save

Step 7

reordering the menu


1 You will see your new menu item has appeared in the menu
2 You can now reorder your menu items
3 Hover over the menu item until the crosshair symbol appears, you can then drag and drop the menu items to reorder. Visit one of your web pages, refresh the page and your new menu item will be visable

Monday, 04 February 2013

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