In this guide, you are going to learn how to edit your parameters for your web links in Joomla. The parameters for the web links are what determines what is shown and what is hidden. You can get started with this Joomla guide by logging into the admin area.
Opening Your Web Links Parameters Box in Joomla
After logging into the admin panel, your next step is to open the Web Links Parameters box. To do this, place your mouse on the Components link and hover over the Web Links option. In the sub-menu, click the Links option.
You should now see a list of web links you have already created. Find the link you want to set the parameters for and check the box to the left of it. Go to the top of your Joomla page and click the Parameters button. You will see a white box open. This is where you will change your parameters.
Changing Web Link Parameters in Joomla
With your box open, browse through the web link parameters and find what you want to change. Tick the opposite option to make your changes. If you need help with the fields, please continue reading below. If you are ok with changing them and are ready to save your changes, go to the top of Joomla and click Save. The box will then close and you can change more parameters if you need too.
Description – This is where you will decide if you want to hide or show the description of the link you are working on. Tick the option of your choice.
Web Links Introduction – You can type an introduction to your link in this field.
Hits – This is where you decide if you want to show the hits the link has received.
Icon – If you want an icon to be displayed with your web link, you can drop this box down and select the icon you want to use.
When you are finished, click the Save button at the top and you will be returned to the Web Links page.