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Michael Edwards

Freelance Web Developer & Designer

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How to add a new link to your menu

1. Log into the back-end of your website. If you are not sure how to do this then click on the help menu option over to the right hand side.

2. Hover over the 'menu' item which is located at the top of the screen.

Joomla Menu List

3. You will see a list of all current menus you currently have in your website. Choose which menu you want to add a further link to. Click the 'New' button which is the green button top left of the screen. It is circled in red in the following screen shot:

Joomla Control Panel Screen

4. Enter the name of the menu link you want to create in the 'menu Title' box. If you are linking to an article,click the blue 'select' button and choose 'article'. once you have done this, a second option will appear just underneath asking you to choose whihc article you want to link to. ONce you have selected that press the green 'save' button.

Joomla Control Panel Screen