In Chapter 7, you learned about menus and their menu item types. In this chapter, you’ll learn about the different types of modules and their uses.

Module Manager

So what is a module? Simply put, it is a collection of several related items. For example, a module can be a collection of any of the following:

  • Menus
  • Popular articles or related articles
  • Advertisements, banners, or random images

The main benefit of collecting several related items in a module is to gain better control. For example, you can make a module become invisible on the web site (which would be easier than unpublishing the individual items), apply a CSS style ...

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