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MODx Web Development by Antano Solar John

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Chapter 10. Simple Recipes

In the previous chapters, we have learned the core concepts that are necessary for building a site using MODx. In this chapter, we will use what we have already learned to study how certain commonly-required functionalities can be implemented. We will learn how to integrate a forum, include an image gallery, develop forms that can send mail, create web user profiles, and identify similar posts for blogs.

Forums

Forums are discussion boards that allow a user to post information about a topic. Following a post, users can reply to the post, and hence create a threaded discussion. Forums are generally used for discussions. In a MODx site, one simple method to implement a forum is by using the SMF module. SMF is an open source ...

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