How to Create a New Article with Joomla! 1.6

By Seamus Bellamy, Steve Holzner

Part of Joomla! For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Joomla! 1.6 makes it easy to create and publish your Web site’s content without the need for any complex code. To publish a new Publish article in Joomla! 1.6, just follow these easy steps:

  1. Navigate to your site’s back end Administrative Control Panel and click the Add New Article icon, or choose Content→Article Manager→Add New.

  2. Enter a title, select a category for your new article to be filed under, and write the contents of the article in the article-text window.

  3. Click Save to publish the new article or Save & Close to publish the new article and close Article Editor.