How to Change a link in WordPress

How to Change a Link in WordPress

There are 2 ways to change a link in WordPress. One is through the visual editor and the other is through the code editor. We will start by showing you how to make this edit with the Visual editor and then move on to the code editor.

How to Change a link in WordPress with the Visual Editor

Step 1: Open the editor for the page or post you want to edit.

Step 2: Make sure you have the visual editor selected.

The visual editor should look like this. The visual editor should look like this.

Step 3: Scroll to the link that is broken.

In the main post or page area, scroll to the link that is broken.

Step 4: Highlight the text in the link and click the link button.

Highlight the link and click the link editor. Highlight the link and click the link editor.

Step 5: Edit the link

Edit the link Edit the link

How to Change a link in WordPress with the Code Editor

Sometimes you need to dig into the code to change what you want. The process is very similar, just with HTML.

Step 1: Open the editor for the page or post you want to edit.

Step 2: Make sure you have the HTML editor selected.

The HTML editor should look like this. The HTML editor should look like this.

Step 3: Scroll to the link that is broken.

Step 4: Delete the previous HTML around the link.

Delete the previous HTML links Delete the previous HTML links

Step 5: Highlight the text in the link and click the Link button.

Highlight and click Highlight and click

Step 6: Edit the link

Edit the link Edit the link

Save your page or post and you are all done!