Gridbox 1.2.7 Joomla! Search Integration and New Typography Option

Gridbox 1.2.7 Joomla! Search Integration and New Typography Option

Today we have prepared a great news for you. We have updated Joomla Website Builder Gridbox to version 1.2.7, where we have fixed bugs, added new option for typography, but the most important that now you have a possibility to use Joomla search! Gridbox pages are displayed in result of search. Let's talk more detailed about what you will meet in the version 1.2.7

Joomla Search Integration

As many of us know that CMS Joomla! includes components such as: Search and Smart Search. You can accomplish search function on the site by using these components.

Joomla Page Builder Gridbox 1.2.7 includes 2 new plugins "Gridbox - Smart Search" and "Gridbox - Search". These plugins allow to display Gridbox pages in the search results.

Search and Smart Search Plugin - Joomla Page Builder Gridbox

We want to notice that this is Joomla! plugins, don't confuse them with Gridbox plugins.

Otherwise speaking, now you can easily add a Joomla Search module to your site and give a possibility to website visitors realize the search.

Set Up Letter Spacing for Typography

Letter Spacing is very simple but imperative option for the modern web design. Frankly speaking, we can't even give a correct answer about why we didn't add it before, perhaps we forgot about this option.

Set Up Letter Spacing for Typography - Joomla Page Builder Gridbox

Now you have a possibility to set for your fonts the Letter Spacing. We have installed the Letter Spacing without applying for extremities, we have set up the most frequently used values from -10px to 20px. This is the most optimal value which will allow you to create sites with beautiful and modern typography.

Letter Spacing option was added to all Typography options, starting with the font settings for the menu and finishing by the plugins.

Update Gridbox!

Update your current Gridbox version! please follow this tutorial: How to update Gridbox Joomla Page Builder

Clear Cache!

After an update, clear your browser and website cache!


  • Added: Search and Smart search plugins;
  • Added: Letter Spacing for Typography;
  • Added: Set Up Language for Gridbox Pages;
  • Fixed: Header submenu overlay;
  • Fixed: Issue with HTML content in the plugin Google Maps;
  • Fixed: Style for Menu type "Separator";
  • Fixed: JS conflict with Balbooa Joomla Gallery extension;
  • Changed: "Edit Page" button on frontend;

That's it for today. We are sure that you will appreciate the possibility to add the search to your website. For many sites, the search option is an integral part because it much simplifies website users lives.

With the Letter Spacing option you will add a singular style to your fonts. Create beautiful sites with Gridbox!

Oh, right we nearly forgot to mention that in our blog has appeared a new section Tips & Tricks, in which we describe the different tips and tricks. Very soon, we will talk about how you can create an incredibly cool and modern search using Gridbox. So follow our news in social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus and don't miss a good portion of effective skills and knowledge.

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