How to
make a link that brings the user quickly back to the top of the page
  

1

First, insert an anchor in front of the top line of text. Place your cursor in front of the first word on your page - for example the word How in the title above Click on it.

Go to Insert. Choose Named Anchor.

insert named anchor

 

2

Type the word top (lower case). An icon that looks like an anchor appears in front of the word How on the web page. 

 

inserting the anchor in the text

3

Now type the word top further down the page. Select it and make a link. 

 

Type #top into the space in the dialogue box that appears. This tells the user to go to the anchor you set up earlier.  The # means it's in the same page.




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End

Here endeth the lesson.

 

 

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