Add a web link in a text box.

When you have a link to a website in your announcement, instructions or other text, you can provide a direct link to that website.

1. Highlight the text that you want to link to a website.

2. Click the link tool that looks like a chain link.

3. In the "Link Path" box, enter the full website address/URL.

4. In the Target section, click the down arrow next to "Open in This Window/Frame" and select "Open in New Window (_blank).

5. In the title box, enter the "alternative text." This is the text that will be read to the student if the student is using a screen reader due to a visual impairment.

6. Click Insert in the lower right corner.

7. The highlighted text will now appear as a web link that is underlined.

8. Once you are done entering all the text, click Submit.