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Create a Link in 1&1 WebsiteBuilder

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This article will teach you how to create a link in your 1&1 WebsiteBuilder site.

Step 1
Log in to your 1&1 Control Panel and select the relevant package.
Step 2
First you will have to launch the 1&1 WebsiteBuilder Editor.
Step 3
You will now have to select some text in order to use it as a link. Click and hold the left mouse button to highlight some text and then click manage links which is the icon with chain links.
1&1 WebsiteBuilder home page
1&1 WebsiteBuilder home page
Step 4
A new window opens with various options for creating your link. Toward the top you can select the different tabs depending on what the link will point to. The various options are:
Tab Description
Pages in Your Website This will allow you to select one of the pages that exist in the current WebsiteBuilder project.
Other Web Pages This tab will allow you to type in the URL of another web address to link to such as http://www.google.com.
E-mail Address This tab will allow you to create a link that opens up the user's e-mail program on their computer and pre-fills the receiving e-mail address with the one you specify.
Uploaded Files This tab will allow you to select an already uploaded file, allowing your visitors to download the file when they click the link.
Local Files This tab will allow you to upload a file, allowing your visitors to download the file when they click the link.
Create a link menu
Create a link menu
Step 5
After making a selection for the link, click OK.
Create a link menu
Create a link menu
Step 6
You should now see on your page that the link has been created, as the previously selected text will now be underlined.
1&1 WebsiteBuilder home page
1&1 WebsiteBuilder home page

In order to click and test the link, you may want to preview your project. As always with any changes, make sure to save your work!