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Adding new menu items

Postby jamief » Sun Jun 07, 2009 8:17 am

I'm a newbie digging as deep and fast as I can into this system.

I am interested in it's extensibility issues. For example, how to create content that is more or less text based, and make it available as a linked item in the Conference Information menu system.

Some areas are very common here:

Scientific Committee (Generally a list of Academics)
Keynote Speakers (For example I would want to make a list of three, put in some good marketing type text about them, and include a mugshot)
Conference Dinner (This is something that needs to be explained with google maps etc.)
How to Arrive

So generally the question is how do i add in information not generally controlled by the system, but pertinent to a specific event?

Thanks in advance,

Jamie Fowlie
A Coruña, Spain
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Re: Adding new menu items

Postby ponsfrilus » Mon Jun 08, 2009 12:32 am

Check out the Static Page Plugin here: viewtopic.php?f=28&t=3437
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Re: Adding new menu items

Postby sener » Mon Jul 06, 2009 5:42 am

Right, it is a very useful plug-in for creating new pages. Which method do you suggest to add new menu items linking to the pages created with this plug-in.
Many thanks in advance,

ponsfrilus wrote:Check out the Static Page Plugin here: viewtopic.php?f=28&t=3437
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Re: Adding new menu items

Postby jmacgreg » Mon Jul 13, 2009 11:13 am

Hi sener,

Try the custom block plugin: viewtopic.php?f=28&t=3459.

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