Default Menu items JoomlaJoomla be default has a Main menu set up for your main site. (See the right menu in the snapshot to the right.) This menu can have different items added to it to allow your site to have better navigation. This article will teach you how to add a link to an article in your Joomla website.

Steps to add a link in the Main Menu in Joomla 3.1

  1. Log into your Joomla Dashboard.
  2. Main Menu JoomlaGo to Menus > Main Menu.
  3. New Menu item JoomlaClick New.
  4. Select teh menu itel JoomlaUnder Menu Item Type click Select.
  5. Select articles JoomlaTo link to an Article within your own site, you will need to select Articles.
  6. Select the singe article type JoomlaSelect Single Article.
  7. Select the article you are linking to JoomlaNow you can find the article you made for the Menu link. Click the Select button on the Select Article box.
  8. Selct article name JoomlaSelect the Article from the list that you want to link to. In this case we are going to select the Contact Us page.

    Save the changes.

    View of menu with new menu item JoomlaVisit your home page and look at your Navigation to the right. You will now see the new link. In this case it says Contact Us.

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