How to "name" a link in G2G? [closed]

+10 votes

To include a link in a G2G posting, use one of the editing buttons above the text-entry box.  Specifically:

  1. Click the icon that looks like the link of a chain.  (It's the leftmost button on the 4th row of buttons.)  A pop-up window will appear; it has a text-entry box labeled "URL".
  2. Highlight the entire URL of the destination, copy it, and paste it into the text-entry box of the pop-up window.

My question is, How do i create a "label" for the link?  So that the reader sees "here's the link", not "http://gobbledygook"?

closed with the note: question was answered -- THANKS!
in WikiTree Tech by Living Straehle G2G6 Mach 1 (14.9k points)
closed by Living Straehle

I have been trying to add a link to a find-a-grave memorial, with a consistent lack of success. However after reading the above answer I realize that no pop up window appears. 

Thanks for any help with this.

1 Answer

+1 vote

First step should be to select (highlight) the label you want, for example "here's the link", and then execute the steps 1 and 2 and press OK in the popup window.

by Living Terink G2G6 Pilot (276k points)

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