Faculty Help


Add a URL (Link to website)

STEP 1 - Find a website you want to link to

  1. Open up a new tab (or new window) in your browser

  2. Search for a website

  3. Copy the URL

STEP 2 - paste the URL into Moodle

  1. Click the Turn editing on button at the top right of the course page

  2. Click the Add an activity or resource link

  3. The Activity chooser will then pop up, scroll down to RESOURCES, select URL and then click the Add button

  4. You will now be on a new page titled Adding a new URL...

  5. Enter a Name (this is the link that will be displayed to the students on the home page of your course so choose something descriptive so they know where the link will take them i.e. The CBC web site.)

  6. Scroll down to the section titled Content

  7. Paste the URL in the text box titled External URL

  8. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click the button Save and return to course