Joomla news display is very popular in Joomla site, because joomla is one of the most popular CMS so that the news can’t be missed in joomla extension. In this article, I will show you 5 joomla extensions what you can use for joomla news display.
1. Joomla Mini FrontPage
MiniFrontPage module will give you a lightweight but powerful news headline style of your recent content items or artcles. It’s just not only to show case your latest news item, but you can show any latest or most read articles from preferred section(s) or category(s) that can be set up from the module parameters.
What’s New in the Mini FrontPage v 2.0 :
- Tableless design
- A complete code revamping, for better performance
- Theme-based layout, choose between Classic mode and Tabbed Mode with jQuery animation support
- Combine the number of column, row and location of the “More Articles” box and get hundreds possibilities of layout
- Item direction, choose the ordering direction of item, Across or Down
- More stylist we think
2. Joomla Tabs & Sliders [for articles]
Tabs & Sliders [for articles] makes adding tabs or sliders (accordions) inside your content a piece of cake. Using a simple syntax you can easily organize your content in tabs or sliders making it better stand out and easier to navigate: for example, organizing your long product descriptions in tabs improves the readability of your product pages, which means more happy customers!
The plugin already comes with 2 pre-built template layouts and using MVC overrides you can create your own by simply copying one of the pre-built and modifying the HTML and/or CSS.
You can use the plugin’s tags in any component, module or plugin that supports ‘content plugin’ parsing. Aside the default Joomla! article system, you can use for example the plugin in the popular K2 content extension, in Virtuemart, inside the ‘Custom HTML’ module etc.
3. Joomla 2J News Slider
This extension it’s very flexible and useful tool for every joomla website, which make you able to build animated front end section (with 2J News Slider module, plugin/mambot and component).
2J News Slider component reading content articles from Joomla category and showing them at front end 2J News Slider module, inside Joomla content article (with 2J News Slider mambot/plugin) or using direct link to 2J News Slider component. 2J News Slider building slides from the intro text of articles (with headline and images).
Very wide range of effects and settings, make it more flexible for personalization. All elements of the front end interface could be easily changed by CSS styles (in admin section of the component : CSS editor).
2J News Slider could be used in very wide range of cases. For example: as headlines rotator at your news or personal site; as showcase for property and e-commerce sites; as front end module for representing animated list of your products and services; with 2J News Slider you can easily build presentation section of your webside.
4. Joomla Lof ArticlesSlideShow
The module is the most eye-catching way to display featured articles in the slide show, The module usually put in the top of the main content. With many animations supported and have an easy to control the module displaying via simple parameters, you can do everything as you like and let your client see Your Site In a impression way.
5. Joomla Tabs & Sliders
“Tabs & Sliders” is the ‘module’ adaptation of the highly popular “Tabs & Sliders [for articles]” plugin created by JoomlaWorks. Using this module, you can display other modules in tabs and/or sliders, saving important “real estate” on your template. The tabs emulate a multi-pane structure, while the sliders emulate an accordion-like structure, inside a single block!
This module is ideal for portal websites, where much content needs to be gathered in as less blocks as possible. We even suggest you combine it with other great extensions from JoomlaWorks like the popular K2 or the much smaller (but very flexible) Ultimate Content Display (aka UCD), a “super content retrieval” module that displays Joomla! articles in 3 different ways (unordered list, ajax cross-fader or jQuery-based cross-fader/slider).
“Tabs & Sliders” has been developed with ease of use and styling flexibility in mind! It’s the kind of module you “set and forget”, cause it simply works!