The process it self is fairly straight forward.
The link you need to create is:
Where xx is the article number in Joomla.
So the full process would be:
- First create your new article in Joomla
- View your Article in your article manager and note the last column (ID)
This number if the ID number of the article itself. When you create a menu link this is read and converted to an actual textual link but we need to do things differently for an article that isn’t going to be linked on a menu.
- Note down the ID number for your article (e.g.; in the example ‘Dress Code and Course Etiquette’ is ID 26)
Using this ‘Dress Code’ page as an example the link from the menu bar is:
But you can also get it directly by entering the following URL in your browser
Using this technique you can add a direct link to any of your Joomla articles.