Time for action – putting the extension to work
Let's get the BT Content Slider module to display article teaser texts on the home page. The steps are as follows:
- If you've followed along and installed the Newsflash module earlier, you may want to hide that module now. To do so, navigate to Extensions | Module Manager. Locate the Newsflash module that is titled Recent Lectures.
- Click on the green check mark in the Status column to unpublish this Newsflash module, that is, hide it on the frontend.
- In the Module Manager screen, locate the BT Content Slider module (mod_bt_contentslider) and click on its title to set the available options. These options are shown in the following screenshot:
This looks quite different compared to the default Newsflash ...