- Copy the URL you are wanting to link to.
- While in EDIT mode on your D2L content page, click INSERT QUICKLINK.
- Choose URL for “What do you want to insert?”
- Paste the URL in the Details URL section.
- Enter in your descriptive text in the LINK CAPTION section.
This will be text the user and screen readers read.
- Choose NEW WINDOW if the source is outside of the D2L course.
- Click INSERT.
- Your new descriptive link text shows up on your page.
Editing a Link’s Title
D2L doesn’t really allow you to Edit a link you already have placed. For now, it is easier to erase the link and follow the above steps.