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Adding Hyperlinks

  1. While logged in, select the page to which you would like to add a link.
  2. Click the Edit tab.
  3. Highlight the text you would like to link.
  4. Click the Insert/Edit Link function. (Looks like a chain link.)
  5. A new window will pop up.
  6. Enter the URL of the link in Link URL field.
  7. To link to another page within our website, please use a RELATIVE URL (remove the http://www.cci.utk.edu part and leave /rest-of-the-link)
  8. To link to an outside website: Type in the complete web address (ex. http://www.google.com) into the Link URL field.
  9. Choose the Target - either to open the file in the same window if the link stays on our site or in a new window if it goes to a page outside our sites.
  10. The Title is what the user sees as the cursor hovers over the link.
  11. Click Insert to insert the file link on your webpage.
  12. Preview then Save the page to save your work. 
  13. Check to make sure the link works as you expect it to work.