How do you change the font sizes sitewide in Yootheme Template for Joomla 2.5 (after 2012)?

Yootheme Template heading size change

How do you change the font sizes site-wide if you are using a yootheme template (2012 or newer) for your Joomla 2.5 site? Here is how change the font size of a heading in 2012 or newer Yootheme Templates for Joomla 2.5…

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The best guide and introduction of Joomfish for beginners.

 

Joomfish guide for beginners and newbies

 

I was not satisfied with the introduction/documentation I found when installing Joomfish for multilingual websites, so I decided to post this guide for newbie/noobs and beginners about how Joomfish works/what it does.

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How to fix “shopping cart is empty” (when it’s not) problem in Virtuemart.

Error: Shopping cart is empty and virtuemart logo

If you have vVrtuemart installed in Joomla and test the shopping cart only to find that although the cart has items in it, the error “Cart is empty” appears when you click “process order”, Here is a solution suitable for most Virtuemart users.

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Get going in Joomla fast absolute beginners guide to modules

 

Joomla the easy to use content management system

Joomla is easy to use, once you know it, but without knowing a few simply things, you might find yourself scratching your head for hours when you first come across the Joomla administrator back end.

To help you get started I’m going to show how module position works in Joomla. You really should read and understand this before you start using Joomla! It will save you a lot of time.

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How to change the default thumbnail size in VirtueMart for Joomla.

 

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Looking to change the size of the thumbnail previes in the popular VirtueMart shopping cart for Joomla CMS? It’s just a case of changing the thumbnail size setting in the VirtueMart backend but you’d be forgiven if you can find it. Here are some screenshots to help you find the thumbnail setting to change in VirtueMart for Joomla CMS

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How to get rid of (fix) Virtuemart error “Info: Your browser does not accept cookies. To put products into your cart and purchase them you need to enable cookies”

Frustrating isn’t it? When you get an system message like “Info: Your browser does not accept cookies. To put products into your cart and purchase them you need to enable cookies” and you know you have cookies enabled, so you know Virtuemart is going to show your visitors the same message. Have no fear, it’s an easy fix. Continue reading How to get rid of (fix) Virtuemart error “Info: Your browser does not accept cookies. To put products into your cart and purchase them you need to enable cookies”

Install Joomla 1.5 on Hostmonster

 

***Please note, This article is now pretty much redundant, instead read this article on how you can install Joomla on a Hostmonster account with Simple Scripts in a matter of minutes!

 

At time of wrighting Joomla 1.5 installed and runs perfectly using this method, however I failed to get Joomla 1.5.1 to work perfectly (it installed ok, but uploading the templates never worked).

Here’s how to install Joomla 1.5 on Hostmonster. If you don’t use Hostmonster for your Joomla hosting you should. During my first attempt to install Joomla 1.5 using Hostmonster I encountered a number of database related problems and used the Hostmonster live chat support 5 times. Every time the staff at Hostmonster correctly diagnosed the error from the information the Joomla 1.5 installer gave, and provided me with the solution immediately. Hostmonster is great.

If you have a Hostmonster account then this will help you install Joomla 1.5 hustle free. If you were looking then, here are the official Joomla 1.5 installation instructions.

 

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