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News Display, Articles Display

Make your Joomla 2.5 or 3.x look always fresh to your visitors, because they will not see the "all the time" frontpage anymore.

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FPR will do the hard work for you; it will select new articles from your own site stock and then place them directly in the front page.

You decide how long the front page articles will remain there before a new rotation is performed.

You are too in control of the categories from where your front page articles will be taken.

If you need some content always shown in the front page, no problem, FPR can handle it.


- 5 stars for the soft itself : does perfectly what it is supposed to do

- minus 1 star, because overpriced ($25-30 would be fair)

- minus 1 star for the support : wrote a message on the support forum two weeks ago because the administrator view does not work when demo mode is disabled (works only with demo mode enabled) : no answer


I have just found the extension for my news display. The front page rotator is what i am looking for. GREAT JOB !!!

However, i need to know if it is possible for me to make all the display news with the same height so the display will looks beautiful.


I tried this module sometime (long long ago) on its version for Joomla 1.0, and the improvements are remarkable.



I had no problems to install nor to configure the module. Once it's installed, It works exactly as described.



Nowadays the price has increased significantly, but the module itself, the time it saves me to update my site's frontpage and the equity in my website's content exposure, well worth every single cent.


great module


Posted on 23 July 2008

great module. really good and easy to install. however, is there a way we can limit the articles selected to one per category?



thanks


Way to go


Posted on 05 May 2007

This does exactly what it says it will. The install is easy and configuration is a sinch. Well worth the low, low price.


This component was just what I needed to keep my homepage interesting, and to keep me writing content for my site. I was tired of the "what's new" only-blog type approach and wanted to display some of the older stuff I had written. When combined with ArtioSEF this module helps give my site a fresh feeling.

A little challenging to config - I had to re-enable the login piece and make sure the module was published to the right location. Some documentation would have been helpful, although the developer contacted me right away to help once I complained.

Anyway, I recommend this excellent module!


Nice tool


Posted on 17 February 2007

This is a nice tool. Simple to install.

My comments:



1. Needs a drop down list to pick a position for the fixed content

2. Specifying a Rotate every days to be less than 1 will make the site hang (probably an infinite loop)

3. Would love to have refresh every 1 hour or less than that. This will be useful where large number of documents are published.

Owner's reply: Originally, the module wasn't designed to preform rotations in periods shorter that 1 day. Now that bug is corrected with a parameter validation and a Pro version is released with more advanced features and support for shorter rotation periods. Thank you for the feed back.

Nice and neat


Posted on 31 January 2007

A very nice component with a lot of potential. Nice and neat, does the work right out of the box. With the new features with fixed articles, choice from section and category and the ability to force rotation and restore original frontpage it´s impressive. I had a small problem with SEF Advance that pointed the links for "Force rotate" and "Restore wrong, but it was easily solved by a "work around" Keep up the good work...


Thank you


Posted on 23 December 2006

What I have been looking for, thank you. I have a biography website that wanted to randomly display biography of persons on frontpage this module enables me to do so.



Few suggestions:

Option to display only for a certain section / category

Option to display full article with intro and main text combined without read more…

Option to keep at least one static article always on frontpage e.g. Welcome to website article to be on frontpage always than the rest of articles to be generated randomly.

Owner's reply: Thank YOU for the feedback. Suggestions 1 and 3 are now implemented.
Popup Frames

Popup Frames

Paid download | Popups & iFrames | Roalcana
2.5 3
Score:
93
10 reviews
Show anything* you want in manual & automatic DHTML popups with plenty of cutting-edge features and that work with the MooTools already installed in your Joomla! website. Control the instant when the popups are launched: * On load * On DOM ready * Delay popup some seconds * On exit (not literally) * On click * On mouse over, etc Display virtually anything you want to show to your site's visitors in a fully customized luxury popup. Make you sure your website's visitors view the popup, because they must click to close it in order to access your website's content. Made based on the proven technology of MooTools 1.2 and MediaBoxAdvanced. Display up to 10 different popups in a slideshow presentation that opens straight on the page load. The plugin stores in a cookie information about which slides have been throwed at first in order to make a rotation and make sure that all the popups are shown. Delayed popups triggering - Now you can set the plugin to trigger the popups some seconds after the page has been loaded, making your popups more notable. On exit popups - Trigger the popup once the visitor is preparing to leave your page. When the visitor crosses the mouse pointer from your webpage area to the browser's toolbar to go back, write a new URL or any other task; the popup will be launched. Some limitations may apply.
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Members Only - JomSocial™ Edition

Members Only - JomSocial™ Edition

Paid download | JomSocial Extensions | Roalcana
2.5 3
Score:
93
1 review
Keep private your JomSocial powered website, maintaining anonymous visitors away from part or your whole site's content. With options to allow visitors to directly register to your website with or without requiring for an invitation code, Members Only [JomSocial™ Edition] is a Joomla plug-in that totally hides, every single page generated by Joomla, from unregistered visitors. Visit the download link to see the full features list.
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Site Credits

Site Credits

Free | Content infos | Roalcana
2.5 3
Score:
73
1 review
Show your acknowledge to developers of Joomla!™ extensions that helped you to implement your website, placing in a central web page the credits for your site's extensions. A web-page with the extension's name, version, author and author's website can be dynamically generated. Features Dynamic generation of credits page Option to show/hide version Option to link author's name to author's e-mail Option to open linked sites in a new window Ignore extensions from certain domains
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Modal Popups

Modal Popups

Paid download | Popups & iFrames | Roalcana
2.5 3
Score:
0
14 reviews
Make your content visible! Create powerful, eye-catching & unblockable pop-ups. Take advantage of the MooTools power already installed in your Joomla! 1.5 website. Get sure your website's visitors view the popup, because they must click to close it in order to access your website's content.
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Featured Avatars Pro

Featured Avatars Pro

Paid download | Community Builder extensions | Roalcana
2.5 3
Score:
0
2 reviews
In a matrix of a custom number of rows and cols, display avatars from: New Users, Founder Users, Last Seen Users, Last Updated Profiles, Popular Users, Un-Popular users (to promote them), Random Selection, Currently On-Line Users or Staff Members. New Features: * Fake-online tool - In addition to simply enable this tool, you may control the lower and upper limit of online users that enables and disables this tool, as well as the list of users to pick from, to build the list. Features: Adjust the thumbnail's size (height and width) and spacing Each thumb avatar links to the user's Community Builder Profile On mouse over, each thumbnail opens a fancy balloon with user's name and it's original-size avatar Dynamicaly generated Javascript is compressed on the fly Automatically provides your users with an avatar from a gallery Avatars gallery, to auto-fill empty ones, pre-loaded with 55 images, but you can add many more. Notify by email to you users that their avatar has been automatically updated
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Traffic Feed

Traffic Feed

Free | Analytics | Roalcana
2.5 3
Score:
0
1 review
Now it is FREE! Get a live view of today's most popular contents. Traffic Feed allows you to quickly set up feedjit.com on your website. This Joomla Module will quick and easily show you what is happening with your website's content right now!
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Members Only - Community Builder Edition

Members Only - Community Builder Edition

Paid download | Community Builder extensions | Roalcana
2.5 3
Score:
0
0 reviews
Members Only [Community Builder Edition] is a Joomla plug-in with URL-based granular control, that hides your website's content from unregistered visitors. New Features: * Single use invitations. Option to delete invitation codes once they are used * IP Address Filter. You can set a whitelist of one or more IP Address/IP Range to allow access. In addition you can set a bypass for users with certain access level With options to allow visitors to directly register to your website with or without requiring for an invitation code. Visit the download page to view the full features list.
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Featured Avatars Advanced

Featured Avatars Advanced

Paid download | Community Builder extensions | Roalcana
2.5
Score:
0
0 reviews
In a matrix of a custom number of rows and cols, display avatars from: New Users, Founder Users, Last Seen Users, Last Updated Profiles, Popular Users, Un-Popular users (to promote them), Random Selection, Currently On-Line Users or Staff Members. Features: Adjust the thumbnail's size (height and width) and spacing Each thumb avatar links to the user's Community Builder Profile On mouse over, each thumbnail opens a fancy balloon with user's name and it's original-size avatar Dynamicaly generated Javascript is compressed on the fly
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URL Descrambler

URL Descrambler

Free | SEF | Roalcana
2.5 3
Score:
0
0 reviews
If you ever needed to know the non-SEF URL of your Joomla! pages, then you'll find this extension very helpful and non obstructive. This is because it sets a system message, which can be seen only by the specified users, containing the corresponding non-SEF URL of each page.
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Front Page Rotator

Version:
2.7
Developer:
Roalcana
Date added:
Dec 21 2006
License:
GPLv2 or later
Type:
Paid download
Uses updater:
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