Tutorials – Learning Composr

Setting Up Classified Ads on Composr
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Depending on the purpose behind your Composr website, it may be you will want to generate revenue from your site. Classified ads is one way to do this.
by Steve
1st June 2014
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Novice

Document management via file downloads

How to create a download category, upload a file, and set permissions.
by Rajesh
13th March 2017
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Novice

Adding Banners to Your Composr Website

Banners make up a key part of many websites and Composr has a banner system which allows you to display a number of banners in any of your site panels.
by Steve
1st August 2013
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Novice

Setting up usergroup subscriptions with PayPal

Create a paid subscription eCommerce website using Composr CMS, integrated to take payments via PayPal.
by Rajesh
Tags: eCommerce
20th July 2017
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Regular

Catalogue entries

Use the Catalogue system to create your own record definitions. This tutorial video is about using the default Contacts catalogue to maintain a list of contacts.
by Rajesh
13th March 2017
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Novice

Add a Booking System to your Composr Website

There is a Bookings addon which allows you to add booking functionality to your website. This tutorial explains some of its functionality.
by Steve
Tags: eCommerce, Addon
1st February 2014
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Novice

Running advertisements (via the banner system)

Use the banners system to run multiple advertising campaigns on your website, using multiple media profiles.
by Chris
1st August 2008
Core Doc; Difficulty: Novice

Creating a Store Locator for Your Composr Website

A store locator is very useful for any retail business. This tutorial shows how to create one using catalogues.
1st August 2013
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Novice

Setting up Google Ads in Composr

In this tutorial I go through the process of setting up Google AdSense without Composr's own banners system.
1st July 2014
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Novice

Implementing a "Shopping discounts" feature

A live programming tutorial, implementing a new "discounts" feature into the shopping catalogues. Shows you how coding for Composr gets done.
by Chris
2nd January 2015
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Expert

eCommerce

Use the eCommerce system to sell things. Usergroup subscription and member invoicing are available out-of-the-box.
by Chris
1st August 2008
Core Doc; Difficulty: Expert

Setting up a shopping catalogue with PayPal

Create an eCommerce website using Composr CMS, integrated to take payments via PayPal.
by Rajesh
13th March 2017
Auxillary Doc; Difficulty: Novice

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