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Advanced options in Joomla 1.5: Counter

This tutorial will show you how to add a counter to your Joomla. It will display the number of people that have visited your website. With Joomla you can do this with just a few clicks.

Adding a counter to your site

Joomla 1.5 offers an easy way to add an advanced web counter to your site. To add the counter, follow the steps below:

Step 1 Log in to your Joomla admin panel and go to Extensions -> Module Manager:

Step 2 From the top right menu choose [New].

Step 3 From the listed options check "Statistics" and click "Next" from the top right panel.

Step 4 The next page has many advanced counter options. We will change only:

  • Title: Counter
  • Show Title: No
  • Hit Counter: Yes (From the right box)

Step 5 Click on [Save] from the top-right menu to save the counter.