iFAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

iFAQ is Frequently Asked Questions Component that uses Joomla Core content articles as FAQ items.

Frequently Asked Questions using Joomla content articles. iFAQ (former MooFAQ) is a FAQ Component for Joomla!™ which uses jQuery and Bootstrap to load Joomla Articles in Accordion format. The old MooFAQ is still included in the package and it uses MooTools instead of jQuery. When you check out you can choose 3 different subscriptions: 6 Months, 1 year or 5 year plan

Features & Pricing



  • Uses Joomla Core Content (Articles)
  • HTML Templates (styles)
  • Front-end Edit
  • Embed into articles (via plugin)
  • iFAQ Module
  • iFAQ Search Module
  • Support


iFAQ uses Joomla core content articles, therefore you'll be able to use all Joomla! content option, such as:

  • Add images;
  • Edit the HTML code;
  • Use your template CSS;
  • Text formatting options: alignment, indentation, bullets list, etc
  • Font formatting: type, size, color, style, bold, italic, etc
  • Add links and anchors;
  • Publishing: Start and Finish Publishing, Ordering, Author Alias, Access Level;
  • All content plugins can be applied to the faq item;
  • Change the content parameters: Show or hide section, category, author,..
  • Add Meta Info: Keywords and description;


See it in action, view the demo pages:

How to Use

  • After default component installation Create a menu item for the MooFAQ component;
  • All the configuration is set at the menu configuration page;
  • In the menu parameters you have to set a Joomla!™ content category for your FAQ's;
  • Each content (article) in that category will be an FAQ entry. Title as Question and IntroText as Answer
  • You can set as many questions as you wish;


  • The beauty about iFAQ is that it uses the content of Joomla!™ default Content (Article) Component, so all Article modules will work with iFAQ!




Version 5.1 (April 11, 2024)

  • Added compatibility with PHP 8.2 and newer;

Version 5.0 (January 08, 2024)

  • Added compatibility with Joomla 5.0;

Version 4.4.4 (September 29, 2023)

  • # Fixed issue with Schema, which was preventing the article from properly being indexed by Google;

Version 3.10 (for Joomla 3 only) (June 30, 2023)

  • + Added Option to display children categories in the categories view;

Version 4.4.3 (June 25, 2023)

  • + Added Option to display children categories in the categories view;
  • + Added the Anchors option to Joomla! 4 version;

Version 4.4 (April 19, 2023)

  • + Added Joomla! 4.3 Compatibility;
  • # Remove some deprecated PHP 7.x code;
  • + Added a couple of new templates;

Version 4.0 (September/16/2021)

  • + Added Joomla! 4 Compatibility;
  • + Updated Javascript to improve performance;

Version 4.0.1 (September/29/2021)

  • # Fixed Joomla! 4.0.3 incompatibility

Version 3.9.16 (May/08/2020)

  • + Added option to display Categories Parent Categories in Slider view;

Version 3.9.2 (March/20/2019)

  • + Added an option to increment the article hit count when the user clicks on the question to reveal the answer;
  • # Fixed update system;

Version 3.8.2 (October/29/2018)

  • # removed deprecated Joomla Framework functions. Working towards Joomla 4.0 compatibility;
  • # fixed PHP warnings on print page;
  • # updated dahboard;

Version 3.8 (June/10/2018)

  • + Added filter field which displays a filter field to narrow current results containing the text in the article's title;

Version 3.7.1 (August/30/2017)

  • # Fixed SEO issue, which was creating two different URLs for the same article;

Version 3.7 (Jul/4/2017)

  • + Added setting in Component Options to display the Intro image (under the Shared tab) and full image (under the Article tab). These options are disabled by default;
  • + Created option to display the entire article (intro text + full text) and ignore the Read More button;
  • + Added option to show the entire articles when clicked on the print button;
  • # Fixed Article Tags, which were not displaying in article view;

Version 3.0.0

  • Added option link directly to a faq item;
  • Added Joomla 3.0 compatibility;
  • Added Permalink option;
  • Refactored Custom Slider javascript in order for a better code;
  • Fixed incompatibility with some Internet Explorer 9 revisions;
  • Fixed Article edit permissions in the front-end, now it inherits the permission correctly from the Joomla core content component;

Version 2.5.1

  • Added option to open a faq item directly on page load. Configurable in the Menu item
  • Added Slider options to Category and Categories Menu item

Version 1.7.4

  • Added option to open a faq item directly on page load. Just append the open variable to the URL. Example: yoursite.com/path/to/moofaq.html?open=2 OR yoursite.com/index.php?option=com_moofaq&view=category&id=10&open=2;
  • Fixed problem that would not create a menu item under some Joomla! installations.

Version 1.7

  • Added FULL Compatibility Joomla 1.7;
  • Fixed problem that would not create a menu item under some Joomla! installations.


  • Added Compatibility with XMap component (version 1.2.9b);
  • Added two modules:
    • MooFAQ Slider: so you can easily add MooFAQ to a module position;
    • MooFAQ Seach: so your users can easily search for FAQ items;
  • Ability to load full view using either MooFAQ or the Contact (article) Component, giving more flexibility to users.

Version 1.5.5

  • Added Search view - Now you can show all content of your Joomla site with the accordion effect and filter by words, categories and/or sections;
  • Added two plugins (content and editor) so you can easily add MooFAQ to any content (article) item;

Version 1.5.4

  • Added Custom Slider type to all views
  • Added Option to add line numbers to questions

Version 1.5.3

  • Added Custom Slider type to all views

Version 1.5.2

  • Added Section View
  • Added another Slider Type for Category view

Version 1.5.1

  • Added a Multi-Category View

Version 1.5

  • Added compatibility with Joomla!™ 1.5 in Native mode



Third Party extensions:

XMap plugin (for Joomla 1.5 only)

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