So Latest Blog

This guide will help you install SO Latest Blog step by step.

1REQUIREMENT – Back to top

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

  • Compatible with version OpenCart: OpenCart 2.x
  • Have responsive

2INSTALLATION – Back to top

Prepare your module package

  • Firstly, you need to UNZIP file that you have downloaded .
  • Secondly, copy file that you have unzipped and paste into htdoc/open_cart
  • In your Administrator page, go to Extensions -> Modules. In this page, choose module “SO Latest Blog”, click Install button

  • Please wait for module being installed, usually within several seconds
  • To Create the name of this module, please go to Extensions >> Modules >> Choose module “SO Latest Blog” >> Click “Edit” button


  • Enter the name of the Module and fill the fields in the tabs. Then click “Save” button
  • To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Modules >> Choose the module you have Created >> Click “Edit” button
  • After you have installed and configured a module you can add it to a layout: Please go to Design >> Layouts >> Choose the layout you want to display
  • For Example: we choose “Home” layout


3.1 Module Demo

3.2 Module Configuration

SO Latest Blog are configured in 3 groups of parameters following:

  • General Options
  • Blogs Options
  • Image Options

General Options.

  • Class Suffix – Allow you to choose another CSS class that suits your module.
  • Open Link – Allow to set target for links:
    • New Window.
    • Same Window.
  • Limit – The number of blogs to display. The default value of 0 will display all blogs.

Blogs Options.

  • Display Title – Allow to display title of Item OR not.
  • Title Maxlength – Max length of title by characters. Enter value 0 if you want to show all. Please enter integer number >= 0.
  • Display Description – Allow to display description of Item OR not.
  • Description Maxlength – Max length of description by characters. Enter value 0 if you want to show all. Please enter integer number >= 0.
  • Display Author – Allow to show/hide author of Item.
  • Display Comment – Allow to display Comment of item or not.
  • Display View – Allow to dislay view of Item or Not.
  • Display Date Added – Allow to display date added or not.
  • Display Readmore – Allow to display readmore button of Item or not.
  • Readmore Text – Enter the text of Readmore.

Image Options

    • Show Image Blog – Allow to display image of Blog OR not.
    • Get Image From Columns Featured Image – Allow to get image blog from columns featured image.
    • Width – Allow to set width of image.
    • Height – Allow to set height of image .
    • Placeholder Path (or Url) – The path or URL of Default Image..

Effect Options

  • Margin Right Item – Allow to enter margin-right on Item (px).
  • SlideBy Item – Navigation slide by x. page string can be set to slide by page.
  • Auto Play – Allow to Enable/Disable autoplay mode.
  • Auto Interval Timeout – Allow to set the speed of timer. Larger = Slower.
  • Pause On Hover – Allow slideshow effect stop when hover OR NOT.
  • Auto Play Speed – Allow to set speed of auto play.
  • Start Position Item – Allow to Start position or URL Hash string like #id.
  • Mouse Drag – Allow to Enable/Disable the mouse drag OR not.
  • Touch Drag – Allow to set the touch drag on the smart devices OR not.
  • Loop – Allow to display Loop or Not.
  • Button page – Allow to choode Button page: Top/Under.
  • Show Pagination – Allow show/hide pagination for module.
  • Pagination Speed – Allow to set Pagination Speed.
  • Show Navigation – Allow show/hide Navigation for module.
  • Navigation Speed – Allow to set Navigation Speed.
  • Effect – Allow to choose the effect for the module.
  • Duration – Allow to set how long animation will run (Lager = Slower).
  • Delay – Allow to set a timer to delay the excution of the next item in the queue (Lager = Slower).


  • Pre-text – Allow to enter intro text of the module.
  • Post-text – Allow to enter footer text of the module.
  • Caching – Select whether to cache the content of this module.
  • Cache Time – The time in seconds before the module is recached.

4SUPPORT – Back to top

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

Thanks so much!