Add Links in WordPress pages
Hi everyone. Today we shall discuss on how to Add Links in WordPress pages. This article will guide you through in just five simple steps. Read and follow the instructions given in the article.
Actually what is Link? Link is a string that connects from one resource to another. Adding links to your pages or blog posts help you to connect to other pages.
Let us discuss the following steps given as under.
First Step (Add Links in WordPress pages)
Go to Dashboard Menu and click on Pages → All Pages in WordPress.
Second Step (Add Links in WordPress pages)
When you have created a few lists like About US, WordPress etc as show in the screenshot, you will see a list of pages created in WordPress. Now you can select any of the pages to add links inside it. Here, we are going to add links in About Us page.
Third Step (Add Links in WordPress pages)
Now you select any of the sentence or word where you want to add link. Here, we will add link to the word Lorem.
Fourth Step (Add Links in WordPress pages)
When you have selected a word (you can select more than a word) click on the Insert/Edit link symbol. You will see the following pop window gets displayed.
Following are the fields present in the Insert/edit link.
- URL − Enter URL you want to link.
- Link text − Insert text you want to enter into the link.
- Open link in a new window/tab − Open your link page into the new tab or window. Check the box as required.
- Or link to existing account − Add links to an existing content page by selecting the page from the given list. Click on Or link to existing account and the list of pages and posts gets displayed as shown in the following screen.
After selecting the particular page or post from the list, the links get created in the URL field as seen in the preceding screen then proceed ahead and click on Add Link.
Fifth Step (Add Links in WordPress pages)
By now you have already an Add Link. So when you hover on the word Lorem then the link tooltip gets displayed as shown in the following screen.
You can change as per your wish. But when you complete changing the Add Link make sure to click on Update button to update the changes in your page or post.
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