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Links: inserting, editing, removing

Inserting and editing internal, external, and email links into your page.

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Linking to Documents

If you've uploaded a document to your site, you can easily link to it from any page on your site.

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Linking to Pages Inside Your Site

To link to a different page inside of your site (or within the www.aps.edu site), such as your "Staff Listing" page:

  1. Highlight the text you want to turn into a link.
  2. Click the Insert/Edit Link icon:  insert edit link icon
  3. A dialog box will open to the contents of the folder you're currently in; you can Search by title for the page, or Browse the page list (click Up One Level to navigate up through your folders).

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  4. Select the page you want (e.g., "Staff Listing").
  5. Click OK.

Linking to Pages Outside Your Site

To link to a page outside of your site, such as the New Mexico Department of Education website:

  1. Highlight the text you want to turn into a link.

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  2. Click the Insert/Edit Link icon:  insert edit link icon
  3. Choose External from the link type list.

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  4. In the URL field, type the website address, like this: www.aps.edu/

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  5. Click OK.

Inserting Email Addresses

  1. Type the email address into your text, like this: webmaster@aps.edu.

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  2. Highlight the email address.
  3. Click the Insert/Edit Link icon:  insert edit link icon
  4. Select Mail from the link type list.

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  5. Type the entire email address in the E-Mail Address field, like this: webmaster@aps.edu

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  6. Click OK.

Inserting Anchors

Inserting and Editing Anchors

  1. Place your cursor where you want to insert an anchor tag.
  2. Click the Insert/Edit Anchor icon:  insert edit anchor icon
  3. In the Anchor Name field, name your anchor something that will be easy for you to identify later.

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  4. Click Insert.
  5. An anchor icon will appear in the body text of your page to confirm that you've successfully inserted an anchor.

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Linking to an Anchor Tag

Once you've inserted an anchor, you can link to it from other places around your site.

  1. Highlight the text you want linked to the place you've inserted your anchor.
  2. Click the Insert/Edit Link icon:  insert edit link icon
  1. Select Anchors from the link type list.

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  2. Choose your anchor from the list.

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  3. Click Insert.

    Editing Existing Links

    If you want to change where your link is pointing:

    1. Place your cursor in the link text.
    2. Click the Insert/Edit Link icon:  insert edit link icon
    3. In the dialog box, you can edit any of your links:

    Removing Links

    If you'd like to remove a link you've applied to your text:

    1. Place your cursor in the link text.
    2. Click the Unlink icon:  remove link icon
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