panweb line
Конструктор сайтов panweb website builder

How to make a hyperlink to a website

How to achieve a high traffic for your site? You need to know the basics of seo optimization (see: Site Promotion).

Today we tell about the importance of hyperlinks. Also you will learn how to make the correct hyperlink.
 

Why hyperlinks are important?


Hyperlink is an element of html language.

Hyperlinks take us to other pages in your site or someone else's.

Hyperlinks provide navigation on the site.

Hyperlinks are also important for successful website promotion.

Why? The fact is that search engines constantly count the number of all the links of each site. And analyze the anchor texts in hyperlinks.  And based of these data search engines rank websites.

Sites with more links have the advantage.
 

How to make a hyperlink to own site


Each hyperlink includes -  tag "a", the attribute "href", URL address of the page to which the link leads, as well as text indicating the contents of the hyperlink.

Example 1

The hyperlink of one page of the site on which you are now looks like this:

<a href="http://en.panweb.com/articles">Articles: how to make your own free website in the Panweb</a>

In this example:

"a" is a tag
"href" is attribute of html language,
"http://ru.panweb.com/articles" - a URL of one page of our website,
and the phrase "Articles: how to make your own free website in the panweb» - is the text of a hyperlink, which will be visible to users of your site.

Here is how the user will see the link on the page:

Articles: how to make your own free website in the Panweb

Hyperlink text differs from the main text in color. This is a standard design language of hyperlinks in html.
 

Hyperlink in new window


Hyperlinks can be opened in different ways. Sometimes it opens in same window and the new page replaces the previous.

It is inconvenient for users, so many webmasters prefer to make a hyperlink which open a new page in a new window.


How to make a hyperlink which open a new page in a new window?


Example 2

Supplement the hyperlink attribute "target blank". Now, our link looks like this:

<a href="http://en.panweb.com/articles "target="_blank">Articles: how to make your own free website in the Panweb</a>

For users the hyperlink will look the same:

Articles: how to make your own free website in the Panweb

The only change is that now the page will open in a new window.
 

How to make a hyperlink ​​in the Panweb?


If you created a site with our Free Website Builder Panweb, you can easily insert a hyperlink in the text.

Go to the edit panel of your website. In the "edit the text on the page, click on «html», will enter edit mode text content in «html»:




Insert a hyperlink:





Hyperlink appeared in the text on the page: