Inserting Hyperlinks

  • Within a webpage you can put a link to another webpage or web site
  • When creating a link you will need to select whether the link is an Internal or External link
    • Internal
      • links to documents within your cascade directory
    • External
      • links to documents not in your cascade directory

Inserting an Internal Hyperlink:

  • Highlight the text or select the image that you want to use as a hyperlink.
  • Click the “Insert/edit link” button in the WYSISYG toolbar.
  • A new window will open

  • The Internal box is checked by default
  • Click on Choose File, Page, or Link
  • the choose window will open on the right side of our screen
  • you can use the Recent or Browse links to find the file you want to link to
  • click on the filename to select it
  • Press the blue Choose button on the upper right of the screen
  • Press the OK button on the Insert/Edit box

 

Inserting an External Hyperlink:

  • Highlight the text that you want to turn use as a hyperlink.
  • Click the “Insert/edit link” button.
  • A new window will open.
  • Check the “External” checkbox.
    note: ignore the blue highlight around internal
  • Type or paste the URL you want to link to into the “Link” field.
    • remember to include http://
  • Click on OK

Removing a Hyperlink

To remove a hyperlink, click the button next to the “insert/edit link” icon. In the toolbar above, it is to the right of the highlighted icon and looks like a broken chain.