The Link to a web page module allows readers to navigate to a different webpage.

This module behaves much like a hyperlink would in a document or web page.

A web page can be a website, intranet link or resource, as long as you are able to provide a URL for it. Bear in mind that an intranet link will only work while the issue is being read within your company.

  • To begin select Manage for your issue, followed by Interactivity.
  • Select the Link module category from the Interactivity Module palette. 
  • Select Link to a webpage.
  • Click and drag the area into the position that you would like to make interactive.
  • Enter the website that you would like to link to into the URL field. You can also upload a resource using the Upload button and then select it from the drop-down list. If you have uploaded a resource and it doesn’t appear in the menu, press the refresh icon to refresh the menu. 
  • Select Save to save your module.

Settings

Select the Settings palette for the following options:

  • Title
    Give the module a concise and informative name.
  • Target
    Specify whether the link will open in a new window (or tab) or the current one. It is usually best to open a web link in a new tab so your reader doesn’t lose what they’re currently reading.

Top tip!
Try using a Link to a web page module to display a PDF file in a new tab. This is ideal for distributing forms and documents to readers.

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