In this tutorial you will know how to insert a link into an article in Joomla 3.x.
Log into your Joomla Dashboard:
Go to Content > Article Manager. Select the article to edit:
Locate and highlight the text or image you want to use as the link.
Click the Insert/edit link icon in the WYSIWYG editor:
There are 4 tabs in the Insert/edit link screen. The main parameters that should be set are in the General tab.
Link URL: The full URL (Uniform Resource Locator) of the target website.
Target: Defines how the link will open. This is used as the target attribute in HTML.
Title: A name for the link. This is used as the title attribute in HTML and is necessary to ensure accessibility.
Class: Choose a style class for the link if required. This is used as the class attribute in HTML.
Click Ok button to create the link. The Insert/edit link screen will close and the link will be displayed in the article text.
Unless there are specific CSS styles in place, the default style is underlined blue text.
Clicking the Cancel button closes the screen without inserting a link:
Save changes after editing the article:
Feel free to check the detailed video tutorial below: