How to use anchor linksin WordPresshttp://fairyblogmother.co.uk
This requires a plugin called‘Easy Smooth Scroll Links’.Anchor links allow the reader tojump to another part of the pageth...
Go to the Plugins tab in theleft hand sidebar in theDashboard, and click on‘Add New’.
In the search field type in: ‘easysmooth scroll links’ and click on the‘Search Plugins’ button.
Find the correctplugin and installinto your blog.
Find your plugin inthe listings and makesure it is activated.
Go to a new post editing pageand look on the visual editorto see the anchor icon.
Write some content thatcontains a section that needsto be ‘jumped to’ furtherdown the page.Place the instructions that wil...
Place your cursor at theend of the paragraphbefore the area orheadline you wish to‘jump to’.
Click on theanchor icon.
Type in a singleword name foryour anchor icon.
Now click on the‘Insert’ button.
And now youcan see theanchor iconin position.
Highlight the textthat will link to theanchor icon.
In the URL field typein the name of theanchor icon precededby a hash tag, in thiscase: #test
Then click on the‘Add Link’ button.
Now your text is linked tothe anchor icon and oncepublished will guide thevisitor to the selected area.
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How to use anchor links

  1. 1. How to use anchor linksin WordPresshttp://fairyblogmother.co.uk
  2. 2. This requires a plugin called‘Easy Smooth Scroll Links’.Anchor links allow the reader tojump to another part of the pagethat is “below the fold”.
  3. 3. Go to the Plugins tab in theleft hand sidebar in theDashboard, and click on‘Add New’.
  4. 4. In the search field type in: ‘easysmooth scroll links’ and click on the‘Search Plugins’ button.
  5. 5. Find the correctplugin and installinto your blog.
  6. 6. Find your plugin inthe listings and makesure it is activated.
  7. 7. Go to a new post editing pageand look on the visual editorto see the anchor icon.
  8. 8. Write some content thatcontains a section that needsto be ‘jumped to’ furtherdown the page.Place the instructions that willbecome the link at the top ofthe page.
  9. 9. Place your cursor at theend of the paragraphbefore the area orheadline you wish to‘jump to’.
  10. 10. Click on theanchor icon.
  11. 11. Type in a singleword name foryour anchor icon.
  12. 12. Now click on the‘Insert’ button.
  13. 13. And now youcan see theanchor iconin position.
  14. 14. Highlight the textthat will link to theanchor icon.
  15. 15. In the URL field typein the name of theanchor icon precededby a hash tag, in thiscase: #test
  16. 16. Then click on the‘Add Link’ button.
  17. 17. Now your text is linked tothe anchor icon and oncepublished will guide thevisitor to the selected area.
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