- The easiest way to create a hyperlink within an InsideIllini post depends upon which web browser you use to create the post. Firefox, Chrome and the Safari web browsers are causing most of the linking problems. To create a hyperlink refer to the section below that corresponds to the browser you are using.
- There are different ways to create hyperlinks with each browser, and I'll identify the easiest way for each browser. I will also show a more involved method that can be used on all browsers to create hyperlinks to specific text (i.e. "Link").
- The methods below should instantly create a hyperlink within the message window where you create your post. This means that the URL address text will immediately turn blue with an underline. If you just see a URL address in your posting window with black text, then it is not a hyperlink and will not magically become one after you post your message.
- For those unfamiliar with the terminology, a "URL address" is the same thing as a "website address"