General Settings

This section describes settings, that allow you to tune up Knowledge Base to your needs. They are located at Content -> Knowledge Base -> Settings, and divided into the following subsections.

General Settings

Option Description
Base URL Sets frontend base URL for the Knowledge Base. For example, if you fill in: knowledge-base, your Base URL will be: http://example.com/knowledge-base.html
Enable Articles Rating If the option is enabled, the customers are able to rate the Knowledge Base articles.
Enable SEO Friendly URLs If the option is enabled, the extension will create SEO-friendly URLs for the categories and articles, based on their URL keys.
For example, if article has URL key mars and its primary category planets, then URL would be http://example.com/knowledge-base/planets/mars.html
Limit of article's links on category view page Allows you to set, how many articles should be displayed per page on Category View.
Hide article's author If this option is enabled, article's author will be hidden at the frontend.
Hide article's date If this option is enabled, article's date will be hidden at the frontend.
Display article amount If this option is enabled, amount of articles in categories, which do not contain other categories, will be displayed
Exclude categories URL-keys from Article URL If this option is enabled, categories URL keys will be skipped in article's final URL. After changing this option it is recommended to regenerate URL's for articles. See more here.

Comments

Option Description
Provider Allow customers to leave comments of articles with selected provider.

There's three possible Provider types:

  • Facebook - allows to post and view comments via Facebook API
  • Disqus - allows to post and view comments via Disqus. This option triggers additional field Disqus Shortname, which is used for communicating with Disqus. More about shortnames can be found here.