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Related Thumb Article plugin 3.1.1 For Joomla 1.7

Related Thumb Article plugin 3.1.1 For Joomla 1.7


This extension plugin displays other Articles that are related to the one currently being viewed. These relations are established by the Meta Keywords. 
All the keywords of the current Article are searched against all the keywords of all other published Articles. For example, you may have an Article on "Breeding Parrots" and another on "Hand Raising Black Cockatoos". If you include the keyword "parrot" in both Articles, then the Related Items Module will list the "Breeding Parrots" Article when viewing "Hand Raising Black Cockatoos" and vice-versa.

What’s new?

  • Tested against #Joomla 1.7.0, 1.7.1 and #Joomla 1.7.2
  • It use latest TimThumb library for more performances and better resizing options,
  • Joomla! Update manager let you update from 3.0.0 to 3.1.1 in one click
  • Refactoring 25% less code, more functionalities!

and best of all new plugin outputs are available!


Allow you to display a matrix of N thumbnails per lines. Post title is visible only when user hover on each pictures.  Use it for blog having great pictures, when you want to maximize the visual impact and if you are ready to use thumbnails at least of 140 x 140 pixels.

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All credits goes to the author at

New existing plugins are also soon coming!

You can see the latest version 3.1.1 live running at in demo mode and download it here.

Currently only for #Joomla! 1.7, a back port of the functionality for #Joomla! 1.5 is underway

About The Author

Cédric Walter

I worked with various Insurances companies across Switzerland on online applications handling billion premium volumes. I love to continuously spark my creativity in many different and challenging open-source projects fueled by my great passion for innovation and blockchain technology.In my technical role as a senior software engineer and Blockchain consultant, I help to define and implement innovative solutions in the scope of both blockchain and traditional products, solutions, and services. I can support the full spectrum of software development activities, starting from analyzing ideas and business cases and up to the production deployment of the solutions.I'm the Founder and CEO of Disruptr GmbH.