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Building E-commerce Sites with VirtueMart Cookbook by John Horton

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Creating a menu for your must-have information

So where is all the information that we have entered into VirtueMart so far? It is tucked away in the VirtueMart database waiting for someone to summon it. The way that we achieve this is by linking to it.

Getting ready

Log in to your Joomla! control panel if you are not there already.

How to do it...

We will create a menu of links to the page that we created in the previous recipe. Then we will create a Joomla! module. A module is a deployable container. We will then be able to assign our menu to the module and deploy it somewhere useful for our customers to use.

Creating the menu

  1. In your Joomla! control panel navigate to Menus | Menu Manager | Add New Menu. You will see the following screenshot:
  2. In the ...

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