What Is A Hyperlink?
A hyperlink is the name for the actual "link"
you click on to move from one web page to another.
Hyperlinks are also used to send emails, download files, and
a few other tasks.
How To Create A Hyperlink
First, you need a place you want to link to - perhaps the
club's website, or a personal favorite of yours. You need
their URL and you need to think of what you want to call
your link. For example, a link to the club's website might
say, "Gnosis 4-H Club" whereas a link to a site
you enjoy might say, "My Favorite Website."
Next, you need to open your "test1.html" file.
Now, using the "Save As" function in your file
menu, save it as "test2.html". This way, you can
keep track of the work you do each month.
Now for the fun part, adding your hyperlink. Just like
other mark-up tags, hyperlinks have both an open and a close
The ... is where you'll be adding
more information. To start, you need to add the URL so the
browser knows where your hyperlink is directing them. So add
to your page the following -
Put the URL for the website you
selected where I have "yourhyperlink.com".
now the browser knows, but you still have to tell the person
visiting your page that you want them to click on the link.
Just add in the name you decided upon like so -
Name of your hyperlink
Open your page in your web browser
and take a look!