Adds categories to the Contao news bundle

dev-master 2017-06-21 10:59 UTC

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Last update: 2022-11-15 03:29:37 UTC


This bundle adds categories to the Contao news bundle.


  1. Manage categories from "News categories" on CMS left menu
  2. Select categories when creating a news item
  3. Place 'News list by category' module on a page to view news items by category
  4. Place 'News category navigation' module to create news category navigation


Step 1: Download the Bundle

Open a command console, enter your project directory and execute the following command to download the latest stable version of this bundle:

$ composer require doublespark/news-categories-bundle "~1"

This command requires you to have Composer installed globally, as explained in the installation chapter of the Composer documentation.

Step 2: Enable the Bundle

Then, enable the bundle by adding it to the list of registered bundles in the app/AppKernel.php file of your project:

// app/AppKernel.php

// ...
class AppKernel extends Kernel
    public function registerBundles()
        $bundles = array(
            // ...

            new Doublespark\NewsCategoriesBundle\DoublesparkNewsCategoriesBundle(),

        // ...

    // ...