CMS Training
External Links

External Links

  • Editing External Links

    An external link is a hyperlink that links to another website or an email address.  In this example, we are linking the words "Best Colleges 2011" on a Seattle University web page to an online US News and World Reports article.


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    Adding an External Link

    1. Select the text that will become the hyperlink.
    2. Click the Hyperlink Manager button on the toolbar.
    3. The Link Manager window will appear.
    4. In the URL field, type in the URL of the web site to which you want to link.
    5. Press OK.  Your text should now be a hyperlink.