Jen Kramer explains how to link to a PDF file, including uploading the PDF file to Google Drive, and then making the link.
- [Narrator] Everyone needs to link…to the occasional PDF file on their website.…Making the link itself is pretty easy,…but there is one trick to this process.…You must place the PDF file somewhere on the internet…where everyone can access it.…Remember that not everyone can access PDFs…on your company's share point computer…or on your local file system.…It could be that people within your company…can access PDFs there, but maybe not the public.…Generally speaking, your IT department will tell you…where the PDFs for the web will need to go.…
However, if you don't have an IT department,…you can always place your PDF files on Google Drive…and you can link from your website to the PDFs from there.…I am taking a look at our exercise file 1-8-start.html…inside your exercise files folder.…You'll notice down here at the bottom, we have a link…to read more about our student artists.…Pretty easily, you know what's going to go here.…It's going to be a href and we're going to link to something…and we're going to link around some part of this.…
- Working with head and body tags
- Nesting one list inside of another
- Creating links within a page
- Linking to PDF files
- Quoting and citing text
- Fixing HTML in MailChimp
Skill Level Beginner
1. Understanding HTML
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