This requires a couple of short steps:
In ACP, navigate to Site Features | Applications. Once in Applications, you will see your installed applications listed. Click the star next to Pages to set it as your default application. Once you do this, your Articles home page will most likely be your new default site homepage.
To change it from Articles, navigate to Pages | PAGE MANAGEMENT, and click on Pages. .You will then see a list of site pages. Click the down arrow next to the page that you would like to set as your site homepage and click the star next to: Make default page for this folder. This should set that page as your default site homepage.
Newspaper WordPress Theme
The Newspaper theme, by tagDiv, is excellent for a news, newspaper, magazine, publishing or review site.
The weblinks component was decoupled from Joomla in version 3.4. The component can be downloaded from the external resource link above.
Joomla 3.4 information can be found at the following link: