Creating Hyperlinks in Joomla

August 9, 2014


1. Select by highlighting the text or image where you intend to place the relative or absolute link.
2. Click the insert/edit link icon on the WYSIWYG Editor
3. The Insert/Edit Link property pop-up window will appear

  • Link URL: Type here the URL Address of the site
  • Target:
    • Open in parent window / frame (_Parent) – Opens the target link on the same page
    • Open in new window (_Blank) – Opens the target link on a new page or another tab page
  • Title: The Message that will appear the moment you hover your mouse over the link (Tool tip)

4. When you’re done filling out the necessary details required on the Insert/Edit link property window, Click insert to apply your link

Sample Illustration below:


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