HOW TO: Link to External Site

To Link to an External Website Page

  1. Navigate to given page.
  2. Click “Edit” button (at top or bottom of page)
  3. Locate or enter desired text for link at desired location in the page.
  4. Highlight that text.
  5. In the Editor Controls (at top of page), select Insert Link button.
  6. An Insert Link dialog box is displayed.
  7. In the first text field, type the external website’s address, such as: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Election_day
  8. Click “Insert”.
  9. Click “Save” button to save the page.
  10. The modified page now exists with the newly created link. Test the link to ensure it works as intended.

1. Navigate to given page

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2. Click “Edit” button (at top or bottom of page)

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3. Locate or enter desired text for link at desired location in the page and Highlight that text

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4. In the Editor Controls (at top of page), select Insert Link button

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5. An Insert Link dialog box is displayed

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6. In the first text field, type the external website’s address, such as: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Election_day

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7. Click “Insert”

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8. Click “Save” button to save the page

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9. The modified page now exists with the newly created link

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10. Test the link to ensure it works as intended

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