Course: Total CMS

Total CMS Introduction

Let's get started by having a look at what the online editable blog we're going to build. We'll take a quick tour of the site we're going to...

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Creating Posts

In this lesson we'll setup the admin area for creating blog posts.

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Listing Posts

Now that we've created some blog posts, lets have a look at listing them on the homepage.

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Displaying Posts

Now we have the ability to create posts and list them on our site, we need visitors to be able to click on and view individual posts.

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Impact Banners

In this lesson we're going to add an amazing banner to the top of each post that features a blurred background with the post title and summa...

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Featured Posts

Let's take a look at how we can reuse the Impact banner we created in the last lesson, and apply it to our featured posts on the homepage.

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SEO Friendly URLs

The default "query string" URLs that are created by default work perfectly well… however we can do better. In this video we'll set...

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User Login

At the moment all of our admin pages are available to anyone with the URL, let's fix that in this lesson by adding a login using the Protect...

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Adding Search

In this lesson you'll learn how to add search to your site, so your visitors can quickly and easily find the content their looking for.

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Additional Pages

No blog is complete without at least an about page, so in this lesson we'll look at creating additional pages that can also be edited online...

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Dynamic Avatars and Image Galleries

In this lesson we'll look at how we can give each of our authors their own unique avatar, and we'll look at adding a dynamic image gallery t...

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Event Listings

Another great feature of Total CMS is the Feed stack, which allows you to create any type of feed, or list, for your site. In this video we'...

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Editing Browser Titles and Meta Tags

Total CMS has the power and flexibility to edit more than just page content. In this lesson you'll see how you can edit important SEO point...

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Comments and Related Posts

In this final lesson we'll add commenting (via either Facebook or Disqus), add a related post banner, and tidy any remaining issues.