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Typography

Cufón is a JavaScript based font replacement technique so you can use non-web based fonts on your website. This plugin integrates Cufón fonts in your Joomla 1.5 or 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.x website.

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The plugin allows you to add up to 6 different fonts/CSS selector sets to your site and any number of different CSS selectors for each font.

Use normal CSS to change the attributes of your Cufón font selectors.

Cufón is faster than sIFR and FLIR, two other font replacement techniques.

Detailed information about Cufón can be found on the Cufón website: http://www.keashly.net/typography/kc-cufon-font-replacement

NOTE: the download link above links to the Joomla 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.x version, to download the Joomla! 1.5 version go here: http://www.keashly.net/downloads/cat_view/12-joomla-15-plugins/15-kc-cufon-font-replacement

Joomla! 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.0 Version:
• Version 2.3.2 - fixed strict standard errors
• Version 2.3.1 - changed error handling for Joomla! 3.0 compatible
• Version 2.3.0 - Joomla! 3.0 compatible
• Version 2.2.0 Beta - Feature additions:hoverable tags, text shadow and linear gradient, fixed problems with local host, window servers & non-root Joomla installations
• Version 2.1.0Beta - Joomla! 1.6 Update functionality added, updated Cufón Javascript file to 1.09i, added 2 more font selector files
• Version 2.0.0Beta - Initial 1.6 version

Joomla! 1.5 Version Change Log:
• Version 1.5.0 - Feature additions:hoverable tags, text shadow and linear gradient, fixed problems with local host, window servers & non-root Joomla installations
• Version 1.4.0 upgraded to version 1.09i of Cufon Javscript file, add option to force Mootools to be loaded before the plugin, added 2 more font files for a total of 8 fonts
• Version 1.3.0 adds a Spanish language file, removed large font file so the plugin will install on smaller memory hosting accounts.
• Version 1.2.0 adds 2 more font/selector sets.


Absolutely awesome extension, simple to use with many options for font replacement. But best of all it has a plugin setting to allow you set "Display font while loading" to No, this prevents unstyled content loading causing the notorious "white flash on page load" which occurs with most cufon font replacers! Well done and thanks for an awesome extension!


This simple and simple to use plugin does the trick. Very nice work.


Excellent


Posted on 05 June 2013

I use this on several websites and its excellent with all fonts. Works with mobile devices etc.


almost the best


Posted on 14 November 2012

I've been testing many font replacement systems and this one gives the best looking fonts in any size... only one minus is that it's hard to make it work with CK Menu


this is perfect for multiple template websites and quick template updates. did take me a little to workout how to use it but that was my own fault for not putting in the correct name of the cufon font i was using. stupid me :P



to the developer, i recommend having some better documentation on where to put the font file and not to include the file extension when typing in its name into the plugin. however, the system warnings do help make up for that and im very impressed with how you have done that. but it would be nice to know before i click save.



for future developments, maybe try adding a file upload for the use of adding new fonts. this would make things even quicker :)


IE Issues


Posted on 15 February 2012

Seems like a nice extension. It would be helpful to get more of an explanation on how to solve the Internet Explorer issue. Can't use it because of that.

Owner's reply: Hello,

Did you report this problem on our support forum? If not please do so at: http://www.keashly.net/forum/6-kc-cufon-font-replacement. Many, many users are using this plugin without issues in IE.

Thank you.

Great plugin


Posted on 21 July 2011

Easy to install, and use. Just requires to go to the cufon page (linked in the plugin panel) and convert the font, and there you go, custom font embedded in your site. Thanks!


Great!


Posted on 21 April 2011

I'm developer and usualy I don't like using extensions if I don't have to. I'm using Cufon with Joomla for a "long" time, hardcoding it in templates. I gave a try on this plugin and it works great! I'm using this from now on.


This plugin is so simple to use -- thank you!! I wanted to use Calibri font on my website -- sounds simple enough, but evidently not being a developer and having Flash Editor and/or knowing html or css seemed to be an issue. I can follow instructions, though, and that was enough for this plugin. No special programs or knowledge are required, and the instructions for use are comprehensive and straightforward. Tweaking the plugin is as easy as filling out a form, and then refresh and voila! my site is in Calibri. Well done and many thanks!


WOW!


Posted on 30 March 2011

Thanks SO MUCH to the developer, this plugin is a gem! My Joomla sites will no longer have boring text boxes :P

VM Registration Redirect

VM Registration Redirect

Free | VirtueMart extensions | Laurelle Keashly
2.5 3
Score:
96
13 reviews
The purpose of this plugin is to redirect normal Joomla! registration links to the VirtueMart registration page. Allowing users to use the Joomla! registration page when you have VirtueMart installed causes problems for users when they try to purchase something from the store. They have entries missing in the VirtueMart folders. Using this plugin redirects users to the VirtueMart Registration page, ensuring that they have all the proper information recorded in the VirtueMart tables. Change Log - Joomla! 2.5+ & Virtuemart 2.x Version 1.3.1 - Added multi-language support, added menu id field, fixed Itemid bug when SEF enabled 1.2.0 - Fixed issue with reidrection URL when cart is empty, Joomla! 3.0 compatible 1.1.0 - Fixed issue with SEF URLs enabled 1.0.1 - Initial release Change Log - Joomla! 1.5 Version 1.1.0 - ItemID support added for registration links that have an itemID 1.0.1 - Initial public release
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KC Admin QuickIcons

KC Admin QuickIcons

Free | Extensions Quick Icons | Laurelle Keashly
2.5 3
Score:
93
19 reviews
The KC Admin QuickIcons administrator module allows the administrator to add up to 10 (15 for the 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.x version) more quick icon access links to the Joomla! backend administrator control panel. Each icon has a text label, a link and it can use an icon from the khepri or bluestork template or you can use your own custom icon (max 48px x 48px). In the Joomla! 1.5 version you can also set what access level the icon will be displayed for. So you can set up some icons for Managers (and above), for Administrators (and above) or just for Super Administrators. In the Joomla! 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.x version, the access levels specified are used to determine if the backend user has access and if not, the icon is not displayed. This module is a quick way to add additional icons to your control panel without having to install a number of different modules or a component. The Joomla 1.6-1.7-2.5 version can also be used to display the icons in the title position so they show on all pages. Detailed documentation can be found at: http://www.keashly.net/administration/kc-admin-quickicons Joomla 3.x Version Changelog: 3.1.0 - Added new grid layout, added ability to open links in a new browser window, fixed strict standard warnings 3.0.0 - initial release upgraded to be compatible with Joomla! 3.0, changed to location for custom icons to /administrator/modules/modkcadmin_quickicons/images or a sub-folder under that folder, removed the title.css as the new Joomla 3.0 template doesn't have a title postion setup. Joomla! 1.6-2.5 Version Changelog: 2.2.0 - Added ability to open links in a new browser window, fixed strict standard warnings 2.1.1 - Feature additions: ablilty to choose css file to match module Position or add your own custom css file, ability to order the icons, added 5 more icons. Alternative layout added to modules advanced features. Changed DS to / so the module will work on localhost and Windows installs. 2.0.1Beta - Support for installations in a sub-directory added 2.0.0Beta - initial release Joomla! 1.5 Version Changelog: 1.0.4 - Changed DS to / so the module will work on localhost and Windows installs. 1.0.3 - fixed php error when user didn't have a quick icon set for its level
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KC Cufón Font Replacement

Version:
2.3.2-2.5-3.x & 1.5.0-1.5
Developer:
Laurelle Keashly
Date added:
Jan 23 2010
License:
GPLv2 or later
Type:
Free download
Uses updater:
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