A Newsflash module can be added to your Joomla website to show important news to your visitors. The module can import news from one of your content categories. You can import content form any category, but only one category / module. In this tutorial we will configure the newsflash module.
Login to your administrator section. Go to Modules –> Site modules. In the list you will see the “Newsflash” name. The Type of the module is mod_newsflash.
Click on “Newsflash” and let’s edit it.
Title: Our module title will remain “Newslash”. You can change it if you want with “Important News”.
Show title: Set “Yes”. In this case the visitors will see what your module is about.
Position: select “top”, or other option as you like
Published: select “yes”. If you select “No” your visitors can’t see the module.
Now, let’s move on to “Parameters”:
Pages / Items – slect where you want your module to show. At this point click “All”.
Click “Save” on the top right. Go to SIte –> Preview –> In new window to see your work.