Complete Text Styles

Full collection of styles and effects for text. Make your titles more attractive.
Compatible with Joomla 2.5.x & 3.x.

Joomla 2.5.x Compatible Joomla 3.x Compatible

Plugin Documentation

Joomla Installation

  1. Download Complete Text Styles.
  2. In the Joomla control panel select: "Extensions" > "Extension Manager" for Joomla 2.5.x and 3.x.
  3. In the Upload Package File section click Browse and locate the plugin.
  4. Then click Upload File & Install to upload the file and complete the installation.

How To Use

Below you can read the steps for applying a style (theme) to a title of an article.

  1. Go to the "Plug-in Manager" and click "System - Complete Text Styles" to open it.
  2. Make the following changes to the plugin.
    1. Enable the plugin.
    2. Open and enable "Style 1" (second parameter of the style).
    3. Go below to the "Theme" parameter and select the theme you like. Below the list you can see some static samples. (You can't see the effects on these images. They are there just as a fast reminder of what you saw in the demo page.).
    4. Go above to the "Shortcode (Simple User)" parameter and copy the line "{cts-style-1}your text{/cts-style-1}".
    5. Save the changes and quit the plug-in administration.
  3. Go to an article and paste the copied line. Replace the phrase "your text" with your title. Be careful not to include between the brackets and the title any half closed or half opened typography (bold, italics or other format). Save the article.
  4. Go to the front-end website and refresh the page with the specific article. (Make sure the cache is not enabled. If yes, then clear it.)

Important notes:

Video Tutorials

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Part 1: Styling the text in an article


In order to configure Complete Text Styles go to the Joomla control panel and select: Extensions > Plugin Manager. Locate "System - Complete Text Styles" in the list and click it. You can see the parameters of the plugin as below:

You can click to the titles having the plus icon at the right edge in order to see more options.

Joomla Parameters

Joomla Parameters


Complete Text Styles has the following parameters for each style:

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