WordPress: Add a Link

FIRST METHOD:

  1. Open your post on WordPress to edit, or create a new post.
    Post Edit
  2. Click on Insert/edit Link (the icon of a chain link) on the tool bar of the body post.
    Wordpress Link
  3. Copy-and-paste the website link into URL and enter the name of the link in Link Text
    Add Link in WordPress
  4. Make sure to check Open link in a new tab. Click Add Link.WordPress Add a Link1
  5. Your link will appear on your text post as blue. Tip: Create links that provide context for readers, not just “click here.”
    hyperlink

SECOND METHOD:

  1. Highlight your text.
    Highlighted Link
  2. Click on Insert/edit Link (the icon of a chain link) on the tool bar of the body post.
    Wordpress Link
  3. Link Text will already be filled in with the text that you have highlighted. Establish the hyperlink by copy-and-pasting the URL. 
    Second Link
  4. Make sure to check Open link in a new tab. Click Add Link.WordPress Add a Link1
  5. Your text should now appear as a blue hyperlink. Tip: Create links that provide context for readers, not just “click here.”
    Second Hyperlink