How To Add Content On The Sidebar Of A Joomla Website!

Posted in WordPress on May 15, 2014

Need to know how to add content on the sidebar of a Joomla website? You can use the sidebars of a website to add different types of content.

You might want to add a banner ad, or add information about the next coming events of your company, or maybe the working hours of your company. Joomla allows you to easily add content on the sidebar of your website. 

Instructions

Step 1

Go to Extensions and click on Module manager.

Step 2

To add a new module click “New”.

Step 3

From the list of modules, click “Custom HTML”. Custom HTML allows you to create your own HTML Module using a WYSIWYG editor.

Step 4

Go down the page to “Custom Output” on the “Edit Module” page.

Step 5

Type in the information you want to display on the sidebar. Or you may want to add a banner image. To add an image, click on the image button at bottom-left of the page. Then click on browse to find your image on your computer. Then click upload.

Step 6

To add your uploaded image, click on it then click “Insert”.

Step 7

If you want to add JavaScript code or any other code on the sidebar, click on HTML, then add your code in the pop-up window that appears.

Step 8

Enter your title and select your position.

Step 9

The last and final step is to click on “Apply”. Then go to the front-end and refresh. 

That’s it for our tutorial on how to add content on the sidebar of a Joomla website. Now you can add content on the sidebars of your website to make it interactive and appealing.

You can add information on the sidebars about your company contact details or to advertise your products. Or you could even put your Ad Sense ads on any position using the Custom HTML module.

By Robert Bennet

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