Absolute links


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Absolute links

The methods you use to create Absolute Links are rather limited. Since you can't really browse to your hard drive for external Web sites, you are going to have to know the exact link. That can be tough at times, especially for longer generated links. So copying and pasting the link can be a real lifesaver. Let's check out building some Absolute Links. So here I have the resource.htm opened up, and I just have a couple of Absolute Links that I want to create for our site. I am going to scroll all the way down towards the bottom section and right here under the Tour checklist section, we have the sentence, For more information on traveling to California, go to Visit California.com.

So I am going to go ahead and highlight Visit California.com and click inside the Link dialog box. There I am just going to type in http://www.visitcalifornia.com. Now hit Return. Notice I had to type in the protocol as well, so not just www. Absolute Links have to be the entire protocol. The http or https or...

Absolute links
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Absolute links provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS5 Essential Training

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Web
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