SJ Plus

This guide will help you install SJ Plus and extensions included in the template step by step.

1REQUIREMENT – Back to top

At the basic level, this template will require the following conditions:

  • Compatible with version Joomla: Joomla 3.3
  • Installation Packages include:
    • Quickstart Package
    • Template package only
    • Extensions package from our store

2HOW TO DOWNLOAD – Back to top

Download Packages from our store:

Step 1: Login your account

Step 2: Go to Joomla > Download > Free Joomla Templates


Step 3: Under Free Templates –> click to download template as you want

3HOW TO INSTALL – Back to top

There are two ways to install a Joomla Template:

  • Install quickstart: By using this package, you will set the template exactly as our Demo with sample data. This is applied when you need a fresh Joomla with our template.
  • Install Template and Extensions: This is applied when you have already installed a Joomla instance on your server. You will need only be using the zipped files in “Extensions” and “Template” folders mentioned above.

3.1 Install with Quickstart Package:

The following steps will guide to install a quickstart package of SmartAddons Joomla Template: Click here

3.2 Install with Template and Extensions:

Log in your Administrator, go to Extensions > Extension Manager

Then install Template and Extensions as below.

3.2.1 Install Template:

Step 1: Click Choose File/Browse button, select our template file you have downloaded > Upload & Install.

Step 2: Go to Extensions > Template Manager and set SJ Plus to become the default template as below

3.2.2 Install Extensions:

Here is list of extensions that are used in the template.

Step 1: Install Extensions that are developed by SmartAddons. Please Unzip First the Extension package for getting SmartAddons extensions then install each of them as install template above.

Step 2: Enable/Public plug-ins. Note: all plug-ins listed are imperative.

  • YT Framework Plug-in supports to add extra parameters used with Mega Menu and to compress CSS/JS/HTML when optimizing code. Besides, configure Yt Framework to show SJ Help with Report Bugs, Template Tutorials and YT Framework Tutorials or include j Query into template. You can go here for getting more information of this plug-in.
  • SJ Content Related News is a simple plugin for content component. It helps you to show other articles in the same category. For more info about this module, please go here.
  • The shortcode is small bits of code that supports users to create special formatted-style content easily than ever. You can go here for getting more information of this plug-in.

You need to install and activate them when using this template. Let’s start from 1 – 2 – 3 to active plug-ins as below:

After install template/extensions, please go to next step – Configuration of template as 4. Part below

3.3 Install multilingual site in SJ Template

To help you better about language problem when you work with SJ Template. We will instruct you how to set up multilingual site in SJ Template. FOLLOW US!

4HOW TO CONFIGURE – Back to top

The following part we will guide how to configure the template becomes the same with our home page – Demo

4.1 Modules Positions

http://images.smartaddons.com/smartaddons/images/update-news/sj-plus/position.jpg

4.2 Template Configuration

Go to Extensions > Template Manager > SJ Plus. All of parameters of this template are divided into the following groups, in which they are explained themselves:

OVERVIEW

GENERAL

LAYOUT

STYLING

TYPOGRAPHY

CONTENT

ADVANCED

4.3 Menu Configuration

4.3.1 Mega menu Configuration

To configure Mega Menu, go to: Extensions –> Template manager –> open SJ Plus template, in the Menu setting, you can configure Mega Menu. To view more guide about how to install, set up and configure SJ Mega Menu as you want, please click here

4.3.2. Menu Item Configuration

NOTE: Please go HERE to readmore How To Configure Mega Menu for SJ Template.

4.4 Extension Configuration

4.4.1. Get Social

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: social
Suffix:

Frontend


Backend: Get Social

Code Custom HTML of “Get Social”:

4.4.2. Smart Search

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: search
Suffix:

Frontend

Backend: Smart Search

4.4.3. Contact

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: contact
Suffix:

Frontend

Backend: Contact

Code Custom HTML of “Contact “:

4.4.4. Slideshow

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: slideshow
Suffix: “slider”

Frontend

Backend: Slideshow

4.4.5. Welcome to SJ Plus

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: slideshow
Suffix:

Frontend

Backend: Welcome to SJ Plus

Code Custom HTML of “Welcome to SJ Plus “:

4.4.6. Latest News

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: slideshow
Suffix:

Frontend

Backend: Latest News

4.4.7. Tabs Left

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: left
Suffix: “box2″

Frontend

Backend: Tabs Left

4.4.8. Featured Posts

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: left
Suffix: “box2″

Frontend

Backend: Featured Posts

4.4.9. Hot Stories

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: right
Suffix: “hot-stories”

Frontend

Backend: Hot Stories

4.4.10. Video box

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: right
Suffix: “bg1″

Frontend

Backend: Video box

4.4.11. Who’s Online

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: right
Suffix: “box1 whoonline”

Frontend

Backend: Who’s Online

4.4.12. Advantages

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: bottom1
Suffix:

Frontend

Backend: Advantages

Code Custom HTML of “Advantages”:

4.4.14. Bootstrap

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: bottom2
Suffix: “clearfix”

Frontend

Backend: Bootstrap

Code Custom HTML of “Bootstrap”:

4.4.15. HTML5 Introduction

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: bottom3
Suffix: “clearfix”

Frontend

Backend: HTML5 Introduction

Code Custom HTML of ” HTML5 Introduction “:

4.4.16. LESS CSS

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: bottom4
Suffix: “clearfix”

Frontend

Backend: LESS CSS

Code Custom HTML of “LESS CSS”:

4.4.17. Joomla Templates

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: bottom5
Suffix: “clearfix”

Frontend

Backend: Joomla Templates

Code Custom HTML of “Joomla Templates”:

4.4.18. Social Networking

Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: footer
Suffix:

Frontend

Backend: Social Networking

Code Custom HTML of “Social Networking”:

5SUPPORT – Back to top

Thank you so much for purchasing this template. If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file, please send us via: Submit a Ticket

Thanks so much!