New Video Class: Template Overrides for Joomla

Joomla Template Overrides

In this week’s new Joomla class, Barb Ackemann shows you how to change the default Joomla output for components and modules.

With Joomla’s override system, creating different layouts is fairly easy. Barb goes over the concepts then provides a real-world example using the contact component.

Outline of the Joomla Templates Overrides Class

  • Introduction
  • Setup
  • Install and Configure Breeze
  • File Structures
  • Creating Overrides
  • Overrides in Joomla 3 Templates
  • Contacts Component
  • Setup the Example
  • Create the Override
  • Adding the Photo
  • Improving the HTML
  • Adding Custom CSS
  • Renaming Files
  • Language Overrides
  • Summary
  • Joomla 3 Template Overrides Quiz


  • Rod Martin

    Rod holds two masters degrees and has been training people how to do "things" for over 25 years. Originally from Australia, he grew up in Canada and now resides just outside Cincinnati, Ohio. He has worked in both the non-profit and for-profit worlds, in small companies and large corporations. His extensive open source experience includes WordPress, Joomla and Drupal and he really knows how to help you get the most out of the system you chose. Rod plays ice hockey a couple of times a week and rides his Goldwing motorcycle pretty much everywhere he can.

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9 years ago

Excellent course – really good trainer.

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