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8. Adding External Hyperlinks.

In the earlier exercise 5 internal hyperlinks were added to both pictures and text which transferred the user between pages in the same website.

This exercise is all about adding external hyperlinks which transfers the user to pages in other websites.

As before, these hyperlinks can be attached to text and pictures.

 

 

Adding an External Hyperlinks to Pictures

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Adding External Hyperlinks to pictures! Click to Go Larger Screen

 

  1. Open Goblet_of_fire.htm by double clicking on the title in the file tree.
  2. Watch the Adding External Hyperlinks movie and follow the steps to add hyperlinks to each of the actors pictures in the table.
  3. Save and preview your work.

 

Remember you are searching at the start for IMDB and then in that site for the name of the actor.

 

So that users know to click on each of the pictures to find out more, an instruction as to be added.

Add a new layer below your table. Into it type the following instruction. Change the font to Verdana and the font colour to red.

 

 

 

Adding an External Hyperlinks to Text

 

 

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Adding External Hyperlinks to text! Click to Go Larger Screen

 

  1. Open Goblet_of_fire.htm by double clicking on the title in the file tree.
  2. Watch the Adding External Hyperlinks to text movie and;
  3. Follow the steps to add a new table and text hyperlinks to other websites related to the Harry Potter and Goblet of Fire Movie: like the table above.
  4. Add a Home button in the last row of the table using the Home.jpg file in the images/Titles folder. Don't forget to colour the background to RED
  5. Save, preview and test your work.

 

 

 

What you have to do!

  1. Add an external hyperlink to each of the picture characters...
  2. Add an external hyperlink to text linking your page to related websites.
  3. Save, preview and test that each of your hyperlinks work correctly.
  4. Tick off your Progress Grids.

 

Mark off Task 8 your progress grids.

 

What you should now be able to do!

 

Continue to Exercise 9: Adding New Pages.

 



Preview Completed Pages

Goblet of Fire
Lord of the Rings
King Kong

 

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