The MO Joomla template strives for freedom

GavickPro’s latest app template, MO, has been released, and individuality is its aim. But what use are customization options if no-one knows about them? Time for a in-depth, yet non-technical, look at the features on offer in this shiny new template. So, as always, grab a cup of your favorite brew, and let’s delve into the wonderful world of Joomla! templates and see what there is to find.

A look at the GavickPro Joomla! template, Game

Our Game Joomla! template has hit the shelves, as it were, and it’s designed to help you spread information about your chosen subject whilst looking rather classy at the same time. We’ve never cared for sitting back and taking it easy, and with Game we’ve incorporated several new features to give an eighth-generation sheen to your site; after all, no-one wants to be left behind in the technology race.

WordPress vs. Joomla – widgets / modules

Joomla! modules are equivalents to WordPress widgets – generally speaking, these are extensions which are responsible for generating a fragment of the subpage according to the user’s needs and the extension’s functionality.

WordPress vs. Joomla – menu

Menu is the basic navigation element of most websites. Therefore, in every CMS we may find some more and some less advanced the menu structure editor displayed on the page.

Common Joomla! 3.2 upgrade/installation problems

When you have decided to update your previous Joomla! Installation to the latest 3.2 release or just started with Joomla! 3.2, you may notice several more or less serious problems connected with this version.

WordPress vs. Joomla – themes

The process of creating themes for WordPress and Joomla differs in many places, but there are many common features too. In this entry, we would like to present the differences between the key elements of templates architecture. It is worth noting that the comparisons are made with regards to “barebones” installations; please remember that most, if not all shortcomings of a given CMS may be reduced or removed entirely with the extensions available for the CMS.

WordPress vs. Joomla – versioning

Each CMS has a slightly different approach when it comes to determining the version name and the lifecycle of their releases.

Configure Twitter keys for Social GK5 module

Retirement of the deprecated Twitter API v1.0 is planned for May 7, 2013, which means that all Twitter features from Social GK5 v.1.0 will stop working on this day. One of the major features of this new API are authenticated requests to For this to work, the module configuration requires the setting of public and private keys generated on the site in order to authorize your queries.

Is your site running slow ? Check Custom HTML modules.

One of the most popular module types you will find amongst the pages of most Joomla! websites is the plain old default Custom HTML module. It is a very useful feature; with it, you can insert virtually any code you like, ranging from text or images to social media share buttons.

Quick Tip #1 – How to Clear the Facebook Share Cache?

When you share a website URL on your Facebook wall, Web crawlers will inevitably visit this website to get some specific information about the linked page, such as title, text and image.