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how to make link to a webpage...

without using the whole http- i have seen people use one word that you can click on and it takes you straight to another page. how do you do that?

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dixie383

Asked by dixie383 at 4:49 PM on Jul. 30, 2010 in Entertainment

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  • In this board? or in general?
    coder_chick

    Answer by coder_chick at 4:51 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • in general.
    dixie383

    Comment by dixie383 (original poster) at 4:52 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • well, if you're talking on the html level, and you know the url you want to reference and just want a word to show up as a link, you'd do something like the following:

    google

    coder_chick

    Answer by coder_chick at 5:04 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • hum... and that hid my code... lemme try it a different way.


    google.com
    coder_chick

    Answer by coder_chick at 5:05 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • :|


    google
    coder_chick

    Answer by coder_chick at 5:05 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • ok, this board is frustrating with it's html support.... one more try

    <a href='http://google.com'>google</a>
    coder_chick

    Answer by coder_chick at 5:07 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • there we go. Not sure if that actually what you were looking for... but well, there it is.
    coder_chick

    Answer by coder_chick at 5:07 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • so you type in instead of the word you want to use,
    dixie383

    Comment by dixie383 (original poster) at 11:43 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • that didn't show up... i'll go try it someplace and see what happens... The worst that can happen is I look stupid... LOL
    dixie383

    Comment by dixie383 (original poster) at 11:44 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • dixie383

    Comment by dixie383 (original poster) at 12:04 AM on Jul. 31, 2010

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