Embedding the link for a URL in text is a clean way of sharing a web address. It’s a lot easier to click on for example Sign up for the workshop here:

As opposed to: https://www.google.com/search?safe=off&source=hp&ei=Vvq1XIeeLYTs5gLIsZqACA&q=millions+of+workshops&btnK=Google+Search&oq=millions+of+workshops&gs_l=psy-ab.3…27463.44784..44955…6.0..0.112.1897.27j1……0….1..gws-wiz…..0..0i131j0j0i22i30j0i22i10i30j33i160j33i10.CMTtZ3w774E

 

In order to embed a link (on Hawksites/WordPress, in email, or on Google Docs), follow these simple steps:

  1. Highlight the text you want people to be able to click on to access the link you’re embedding:
  2. Copy the URL for the web address in the address window at the top of your screen: Highlighted URL to copy
  3. Click on the link icon in the toolbar: WordPress edit post toolbar, Insert/edit Link icon is circled
  4. Paste the URL in the window that appears:
  5. Click the arrow button and the text you highlighted in step #1 should now appear as a hyperlink (the font turns blue)
    We welcome you to attend. Sign up for the workshop here:

That’s it!