How to add RSS Newsfeeds in Joomla – joomla 2.5 tutorials

This tutorial assumes you are already logged into your Joomla admin panel.

From the Components menu option, go down and find the Newsfeeds. Newsfeed, but first we will create a new Newsfeed Category. We are going to create a new Newsfeed, but first we will create a new Newsfeed Category. Then across and down from Newsfeeds, click on Categories.

Click on the New button. Click on the Title field to select it and enter a title for this Newsfeed. Scroll down and click in the text area for the Description to enter descriptive text for this Newsfeed. Scroll up and click on the Save & Close button.

Now we can create the actual Newsfeed item. Click on the News Feeds menu link.

Next click on the New button. Select the Title field and enter a title for this Newsfeed. Now select the Link field and enter the URL to this Newsfeed. Select the Category field and choose the Category we previously created for this Newsfeed.

Scroll right and enter any other information for this Newsfeed. Next click on the Save & Close button. Click the View Site link to view our Newsfeed. Scroll down to see our Newsfeed item displayed in a module.

 

Now you know how to add a Newsfeed to your Joomla website

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