Skip to main content

Linking Text to a Post

Recently in the Blogger help Forum a user asked how to link a Post to Text in another post. After viewing this question I started to think about how a student or teacher may incorporate hyperlinking images and texts within a classroom blog. 
  1. Teacher may want to reference a past post for directions
  2. Student may link to another classmate's post as a reference
  3. A student may write an art critique for a classmates art shared in another post
  4. The teacher or a student may want to share a link for a YouTube channel they created
The beauty adding text and image links is it opens opportunities for sharing information to support the learning.

How to Create a Text Link

  • Sign in to Blogger Dashboard
  • Click Post to Edit
  • Highlight Text
  • Click Link (located in post editor toolbar)
  • Paste URL (Website Link)
  • Click OK
TIPS Obtaining Post Link
  • Sign in to Blogger Dashboard
  • Click Post to Edit
  • Under Post Settings Select Permalink
  • Copy Permalink

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

The 3 Part Recipe for Student Created Blog Titles

Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels
Creating engaging blog titles can be challenging for some students. However, my 3 Part Recipe simplifies the task by providing students with a jumpstart. It is challenging when writer's block prolongs a title from being created. Often this leads to the delay of writing the body of a blog post.  Educators may discover by providing tools such as the 3 Part Recipe for Creating Blog Titles support students with becoming both creative and independent writers.
Are you wondering what the 3 Part Recipe for Creating a Blog Title is?  Let us start with Part One for creating engaging titles. Have the students select a topic to write. Students will then create a keyword list for the subject.  Part Two the student goes to the following link: Blog Title Idea Generator.  Here they will click "Click to Generate Another Title Idea" button to see title suggestions. Part three students use the keyword list to help fill in the blanks to the suggested blog tit…

Set Blog to Private....

There are many reasons a user may want to set a blog to private. Blogger makes it easy to create a blog in a "Private Mode" limited to the author and/or selected readers. A setting such as this may be an invaluable tool to education depending upon the age of students or blogging objective.

Some users create blogs to keep as an electronic diary or use it as a growth timeline to keep family members in the loop as a baby grows into adulthood. Students may use a blog to practice argument persuasive writing about sensitive topics. Blogs such as mentioned are suitable to remain private or semi-private. Bloggers create blogs for many different reasons and the ability to select between private or public mode may just be a beneficial tool.
How to Set a Blog to PrivateSign into Blogger DashboardLeft Side Listing Select Settings Scroll Down to Permissions SectionRight Side of Blog Readers Click Edit Choose between the following:Private - "Only blog authors"Let's blogger kee…