Locii on Virb

One of the trickier elements to work with a design and ie6 and links on transparent background pngs. In most cases web resources tell you that its impossible or at least very difficult to get them to work. Our last two professional joomla templates required that we use transparent images on a transparent background and this little trick helped us achieve it. It really is a lifesaver and makes life a lot easier when ironing out the bugs in ie6.

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Adding Drop Boxes to other templates

We've had a few requests for help adding the drop boxes found in the Habitat3 template to other templates such as Slider and Scroller. Here is a step by step explanation of how to approach this. It requires a little bit of hacking but the results should be worth it.

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Put more SEO and funk into Moo Flip

One of the funkier ways to use Moo Flip is to use images and to flip them over. We know that this can have repurcussions from an SEO point of view since search spiders cant read images (or at least text typed onto images). So a way to still use images but have them accessible is to use the text offset strategy.

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Using Mootools and Joomla

Over the past few months we've really been enjoying the amazing flexibility that comes with the mootools javascript library. Its such a flexible modular system and really has a lot to offer in terms of eye candy for Joomla based or any other type of web site for that matter.

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Some more backgrounds ...

While this group of backgrounds for your website are quite as good or as extensive as the kollermedia backgrounds I pointed to last month, its still worth a look ... even if its just to look at this designers nice and clean design.

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Moo Flip translated to French

We just noticed that Moo Flip has been translated into French and is available at Joomla France. In fact Joomla France is the biggest referrer of visitors to Joomlabamboo behind Joomla.org at the moment ... so a big thanks and welcome goes out to our French visitors.

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New Club Extensions

We are very happy to introduce a new addition to the Joomlabamboo Club - Bamboo Extensions. You may have noticed that we have recently started to make some little modules to help make Joomla even more fun and so today heralds the launch of the member only extensions.

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Kuler rocks ...

{mosimage}Kuler has got to be the best online resource for colour obsessed people. The scheme gallery is absolutely sensational, the desktop widget is fun and the online schemer is so intuitive and dynamic it'll blow you away. Check it out now.

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