How to Make a Text Link in WordPress

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Below are the steps to make a simple text link in your content in the WordPress Editor.

  1. Type your text into the Editor field
  2. Highlight the word or phrase you would like to make into a link
    Highlight word or phrase
  3. Click on the Link icon in the Edit menu
    Link icon
  4. Paste the link into the URL field
    Paste link
  5. Click the Arrow icon next to the URL
    Arrow icon

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Jeff Ware, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJeff WareDigital Content Technician Call Jeff Email Jeff Extension Information Technology
NC State Extension, NC State University
Posted on Jun 10, 2020
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