With Joomla it is very easy to create and publish articles. You can also select the important articles to be featured on your homepage. However, when the featured article become less relevant and we want the new articles to take its place, the need to set a time period for featured articles arises.
Joomla does not have this feature built-in as of now but it is indeed an important functionality nevertheless and a lot Joomla users stand to benefit from it. With that being said, there is a plugin to help you set a specific time period for featured articles.
Follow these steps to set a time period for featured articles in Joomla
- Download the UnpublishFront plugin.
- Upload and install the plugin.
- Navigate to Extensions > Plugins > Unpublish Frontend
- Set the number of days after which the featured articles will expire within the plugin configurations.
UnpublishFront plugin also allows you to exclude featured articles according to its ID.