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Joomla! 3 Beginner's Guide Second Edition by Eric Tiggeler

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Time for action – adding a link to a Category List layout

Let's find out what the differences are between Category Blog and Category List. Earlier, you created a Category Blog link that points towards the News category. Now let's create a list overview of the same category.

  1. Navigate to Menus | Main Menu | Add New Menu Item.
  2. In the Details screen, click on the Select button next to the Menu Item Type option. In the Select a Menu Item Type pop-up screen, click on Category List, as shown in the following screenshot:
    Time for action – adding a link to a Category List layout
  3. In the Choose a category drop-down box, select News. In the Menu Title field, add a descriptive menu link text: News Articles Overview.

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