Add a link to a webpage in an email or invitation

Insert a URL into an email or invitation

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Add a link to a webpage in an email or invitation

You can insert a URL into the text of your email, event-related email, or survey invitation to drive your contacts to your webpage, blog, item listing page, or anything else that's hosted online.

Before adding a link, check out our tips on getting the most out of the links in your email.

  1. Copy the URL for the webpage you want to link in your email.

    URL in Browser
  2. Place your cursor over the block where you want to add the link and click Edit this block.

    Edit this block Icon
  3. Highlight the text you want to link or just place your cursor where you want to add the link and click Insert Link.

    Insert Link Button
  4. Edit or enter the text you want to link to your URL in the Text to display as link field.
  5. Use the menu to style your link text.
  6. Paste the URL for your website into the Link URL field and click Test Link to make sure it's working.
    Tip: Once you've inserted a link, you can use the drop-down menu to select from up to the last ten URL's you've inserted.
  7. Click Insert to finish editing the content in your block.
    Note: Inserted URLs can have a maximum of 1005 characters. If you're unable to Insert an especially long URL, try shortening it with Bitly or TinyURL.

    Link Text Field, Style Menu, URL Field, and Insert Button
  8. Click Save to finish editing the rest of your email.

    Save Button

Once you've sent your email you can track the click-through statistics in your email reporting.

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