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How to Link to a PDF

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To a PDF

To link a piece of text to a PDF document hosted on your own site you need to know the URL of the PDF document.

  1. Make sure you are logged in and that you know what page you wish to add the link to.
  2. Go to the CMS at the top of your page.
  3. Hover over Content Management and a menu will appear.
  4. Hover down to Content and a side menu will appear - click List.
  5. Find the page you want to add the link to and click edit on the far right under "operations".
  6. Scroll down until you find "File Attachments".
  7. Click browse, locate the file and upload.
  8. The file will then be given a URL that will be located underneath where you have uploaded the file.
  9. Highlight the link (you can do this by dragging your mouse over the link).
  10. Copy the text (right click with your mouse and then select "copy).
  11. Untick the "List" box.
  12. Scroll back up to the body.
  13. Highlight the text you wish to link.
  14. Click the "insert/edit link" affect.
  15. Paste the URL for the PDF (right click with your mouse inside the box and select "paste").
  16. Click on the "Target" tab and select "New window (_blank) if you wish to tell the link to open in a new window.
  17. Click OK.