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Latesnews +

An enhancement to Joomla Latest News Module, Additional Thumbnail and Date creation


Author Plazzoic

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An enhancement to Joomla Latest News Module, Additional Thumbnail and Date creation

Want to have more from standart Latest News Joomla module with introtext and thumbnail and dates maybe? Then this LatestNews+ is for you.

Latestnews+, an enhancement of standart Joomla latest news module, could gives you a newsportal or magazine looks by displaying your latest articles with a or some numbers of introtexts with dates and thumbnail images using one or more LatestNews+ modules published in the same page.

Supported Version

  • Joomla 2.5Current J! Long Term Support
  • Joomla 3.0J! Short Term Support

Technical Informations

  • Features

    The 'WOW' Factors



    Here are some core features of LatestNews +

    • Option to show or not the introtext (to display just a list of articles like the standart Latest News module but with dates)
    • Now with option to set the numbers of introtexts
    • Option to show or hide article dates
    • More date format to choose, so you won't get un-translated month in your article dates
    • Set your own article image thumbnail dimension
  • Changelog

    Record of Changes


    • [+] = Added
    • [-] = Fixed
    • [*] = Changed
    • [^] = Moved
    • [x] = Deleted

    Version 2.1.1 - 22/10/2013

    • - Fixed all errors / warning / notice in PHP 5.4

    Version 2.1 - 21/11/2012

    • + Added Support for intro and fulltext images uploaded from Article Parameters has been added. Now the thumbnail images source can be either from intro or fulltext image parameter or inserted image from Editor
    • * All included functions in helper.php now changed as class members
    • + Added image.php file for thumbnail processing (borrowed from JoomlaBamboo's)

    Version 2.0 J.3 Version - 5/10/2012

    • + Added New Joomla! 3.0 version

    Version 2.0 - 15/01/2012

    • + Initial Release
  • Support

    How to Get Support



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    Visit Support Forum or read the FAQ section

    If you use LatestNews+ Module, please post a rating and a review at the Joomla! Extensions Directory.

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  • Created Date
    4 Oct 2012
  • Last Updated Date
    22 Oct 2013
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