Developing Tab Templates

Custom Templates Magic Tabs comes with many example tab templates for traditional horizontal tab bars and for left and right vertical tabs. All of these also adapt for accordions. For many sites, one of these will fit in with the site theme with no further modification. Some of these templates…

Splitting a Page List to an Accordion

Form block compatibility Forms to Magic Tabs works with the core Page List block and the following form blocks Page List - Form to Magic Tabs can also be used to split a page list into tabs! The documentation accordion on the right uses this. Express - the default Form block provided with concrete5.…

Magic Tabs

… Pages What could be simpler than just inserting a block where you want to start a new tab? Just insert Magic Tabs between any other blocks and your page will magically split into tabs or accordions. Magic Tabs is so simple, yet offers so much more: Any block or combination of blocks within a tab.


For example, the core search would find "Magic Tabs", but would return no results (other than this page) for any of: ''Tab Magic" "Tabs Accordion JohntheFish" "MT" "How to split a page into tabs" Search++ handles full phrases and individual words, partial matches, stemming, synonyms, abbreviations,…

Form to Magic Tabs block details

… page After sucessfully submitting the Example - Contact Form on Splitting a Form Into Tabs. This page is set as the form response page. By navigating to this page through the usual page navigation. If you got here through page navigation and have not previously read Splitting a Form into Tabs,…

Package Magic - Prohibited Code Check Plugin Documentation

Package Magic. Prohibited Code Check Plugins. Prohibited Code Checks are implemented through pluggable checks. Package Magic. Alternative Syntax. Detect alternative syntax, generally discouraged. Alternative syntax are control structures using colons and ending with: endfor, endforeach, endif,…

Package Magic

The functionality of Package Magic is broadly split into tool areas: Package Magic - Package Source Documentation Package Magic - Package Destination Documentation Package Magic - Build Tool Plugin Documentation Package Magic - Prohibited Code Check Plugin Documentation Package Magic is a suite…

Package Magic - Extending with Plugins

Magic Plugins The Package Magic Plugins dashboard page provides a single place to review which plugins are installed, read the built in documentation, link to support on the ConcreteCMS Marketplace pages and enable/disable plugins. If you find the plethora of sources, destinations and tools is more than you need or use, you can disable those you don’t want and they wont show in the other Package Magic

Package Magic - Build Tool Plugin Documentation

Package Magic. Build Tools Plugins. Package Magic can applly a range of tools provided by Build Tool plugins. Package Magic. Block Usage. List blocks and templates with usage. Knowing where a block or template is used is important when deciding whether a package can be uninstalled. This report…

Application Note - Using Package Magic to deploy Community Store

… installation on a site is by necessity a manual process involving downloads, unzipping, renaming directories, FTP into a site and finally installation through the dashboard. All of that is greatly simplified using the full version of Package Magic. Having installed Package Magic Starter and Package Magic


Searching on this site uses Search++, a highly enhanced search system for concrete5.

Have a play, enter some multi-word searches that you know would be defeated by the core page search and see how they are handled by Search++.

For example, the core search would find "Magic Tabs", but would return no results for any of:

Search++ handles full phrases and individual words, stemming, synonyms, abbreviations and acronyms, building a ranked search to list the best matches.

We also have  a page showing a more direct comparison at Search Comparison.

If you would like to add similar enhanced searching to your concrete5 site, please contact me and we can discuss your search requirements.