How Do I Create A Read More Button

This article will help you add a read more button which can appear under the text for the custom HTML module position you have created or under the caption text for the each slide you have created for the slideshow.

The read more button is useful if you want to create a hyperlink from the read more button to a specific article at your website.

Note: You can include any text you want in button. For example you can include the text  View More, Find Out More.

Read More

Joomla Read More Instructions

  1. Log into the Joomla administrator area of your website
  2. Select the Extensions menu and Module Manager menu
  3. Open one of the custom HTML module position you have created and published at the website
  4. Open the WYSIWYG editor for the custom HTML module position
  5. Select the Tools menu and Source Code menu

Custom HTML

Source Code

  • Copy and paste the following code below the text you have included in the custom HTML module via the Source code window for Joomla 3.3

<p style=”text-align: center;”><a class=”button” href=”#“>Read More</a></p>

  • Change the # to the URL, article where you want the button to point to
  • Update the text Read More to any text you like which will appear in the button
  • Save the changes to the custom HTML module position and the button will now appear below the text you have included in the module position or below the text you have created for one the slides included in the slideshow.

If you need any help with setting up the button open a support ticket at the website.