Google Sheets - Replace Special Characters - Lower Case - Concatenate

Today I made something beautiful. But you probably have to appreciate excel formulas to appreciate this! This formula is used to create aliases or slugs.

We use slugs to create custom URL's for our products and categories, since we ditched our SEF URL component due to speed issues we now store them as a single line in the database.

Simply replace A1 and A2 with your Product Title and SKU respectively.

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Truncate Text Using CSS and Display Ellipses...

This code is great for making products display all at the same height when you are showing lots on a page. It can keep everything in line nicely. Make sure that your title text displays the full content that you are truncating though for better SEO.

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How to Display Content To Specific User Groups in Joomla in PHP

I use this code a lot and it's quite useful to have handy. This is code that works anywhere in a Joomla component or module that displays or hides content based on the current logged in users group status. You can add and minus the group ID's by removing or adding to the in_array line. To find the Joomla group ID's just goto Users > Groups and it's on the right hand furthest column. 

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