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How to allow content authors to add icons to links?

Does anybody allow their content authors to add icons to links? If so, how do you do this? I'm considering the best approaches. I allow them to make links, and to make those links into buttons (the "...
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changing where a field links to

This is my template, where {call_link} is I need to to link to whichever template I specify, so for example one page might take you to the contact page, and another might take you to the services page ...
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Expression Engine and Anchor tags

Here is my website: http://reachoutcelebration.com/ I have another webpage here: http://www.reachoutcelebration.com/pages When I click on "contact" on the menu of the "pages" page, it should lead ...
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Update to 3.3 now links are messed up

Not sure what is going on here but my links now display incorrectly. The links are formatted like this in this code: <a href="{link}" target="_blank">Get Directions ›</a> On the site, ...
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Using Stash pagination links and need cleaner URL's

Using the pagination feature in stash something like this: {exp:stash:get_list name="sv_blogs_post_list" parse_tags="yes" parse_conditionals="yes" process="end" prefix="st_pre" ...
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How to link to entries in a channel?

I have the following code <div id="navbar" class="collapse navbar-collapse"> <ul class="nav navbar-nav"> {exp:channel:entries channel="static" sort="asc" dynamic="off"} ...
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Automatic formatting of URLs in text input

I would like to validate links inputted by the client, so that if they enter www.somesite.com it needs to convert it to http://www.somesite.com I know that there is an option in the channel ...
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How to use dropdown to populate link tag

My page is shown in the image below. Users must select the city they are in using the dropdown. Then they click one of the images. The link is currently <a href="{path=type/{title}/}">. I'd like ...
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Why do anchors in my links break after pagination?

I have this link in a channel entry list template: <a href="{site_url}/{segment_1}/{url_title}#primary"> It works fine until page 2 and beyond. It's like ExpressionEngine's pagination is ...
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New to Expression and have problems updating navagation bar

Site was out sourced and getting no response from developer. I need to add a new link to one of the navigation bars. There are 2 top navigation bars on my site. Main home page code: {html-open} {...
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Disable automatic link creation from Matrix text field

I have Matrix field that has a file cell and text cell with the formatting set to none. If there is a url in the text cell when I access it a template it automatically creates a link. I can't seem to ...
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When does EE apply a URL redirect to links?

I'm finding that some external links to external sites are being directed to an intermediate page ( http://www.example.com/?URL=http://www.link-destination.com ) with the "To proceed to the URL you ...
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How do include a file path in a jQuery statement?

I am working on a photo portfolio page that uses fancy-box to display larger images of the photographs. This also includes a optional Buy Now link in the title area of the photo. The code for the ...
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Linking to an Anchor on another page - help

Im trying the link to an anchor on another page which is possible with html but when I try in EE it is not working as it adds the last segment of my current page, like so: Im linking from this page: ...
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Template is rendering Grid field output incorrectly within an <a href“”> tag

I have a Homepage channel setup with a homepage field group. Within the field group, there is a homepage_slider Grid field and within that Grid there is an image and page_link field. When called in ...
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After removing index.php from URLs, 404s on every template except homepage

UPDATE When first posting this, I didn't understand the problem. When I removed the index.php from the urls with a .htaccess file (http://ellislab.com/expressionengine/user-guide/urls/remove_index....
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Writing a link to web page with javascript fails

I'm an Expression Engine newbie, so this might have some obvious fix in EE land. This javascript code works fine when I put it on a page that is not rendered by Expression Engine: $(myDivName)....
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Private link to view closed entry

I need to be able to generate private links for entries that aren't visible on the front-end of the website. I guess I could just setup an alternative template that isn't linked within the website ...
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create a link to admin area

I want to create a link from the font side of my site to the admin area. The problem is the session id <a href ="admin.php">go to admin</a> This goes back to the login page even though ...
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structure:breadcrumb Not working

Im trying to add breadcrumbs to my application, Although I am not getting any results. Below you can see my code and a image of the result i am getting :( <div> <ul> <li class=...
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Ensuring links have http:// in rich text fields

anyone know of a good plugin that looks for inline links where an editor has added the link like: example.com not http://example.com and corrects them automatically? If it was matrix/grid compatible ...
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Blog permalink redirects to homepage channel?

I've been following Andy Johnson's (Shapingthepage.com) tutorial on building a blog using EE and have been running into an incredibly frustrating issue where the permalink redirects to the homepage. ...
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Insert Link dialog hangs using wygwam in Internet Explorer - not other browsers

When editing an entry ... highlight text, click ‘Link’ icon > the wrong dialog appears with ‘Select an Anchor’ and ‘E-mail Address’ (see image). There are similar problems in inserting an image ...
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How to control which links are automatically turned into links

I'm working on a site that has a template which shows a range of information. Firstly the page shows a few paragraphs of text. These often contain email addresses within the text, meaning I'd like to ...
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Problems with pagination

On the backend administration area, I am unable to go to any of the pages of articles via the page number links naturally. The Page links go to: http://mydomain.com/C=content_edit&tbl_offset=50 ...
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{site_url} when updating on localhost and transfer to remote server

I'm a newbie upgrading an ExpressionEngine site from 1.6.8 to 2.7.2. I did this on my local server. Worked pretty well but I lucked out since I don't have any add-ons to upgrade. However, not ...
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Malformed href using {url} for slider link

I have a slider at the top of my page using this HTML: <div id='top_slider'> {exp:channel:entries channel="home" limit="1"} <!-- <div class="arrow_left white" onclick="slide('...
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Relationship tag: link to different channels

I have a relationship field which allows the editor to choose entries from different channels (channels about & news), and a few channels I have set up for Pages (with a Page URI). How can I make ...
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How to link to next date (day/month) with date in url?

When displaying entries by date: /blog/2013/09/12 (day) or /blog/2013/09 (month), How can i get the link to the next/previous day or month? More important, when using the channel calendar tag, using ...
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Category links to stay on the same page

Is it possible to use Category links that don't link to a different URL, but instead to a different part of a page. So for example, I want the Category link that is generated to produce: <a href="...
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auto_replace-### in Wygwam field

My client has created a link to an entry within a Wygwam field, and we also have a link to the same entry as a Playa/relationship link. The Playa/relationship link is working fine. In the Wygwam ...
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Define links with a trailing slash /

I have a site where all the main navigation links (Top Navigation, footer nav and html sitemap page) link to URLs without a trailing slash, however the canonical tags for all pages end with trailing ...
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automatically linking to the first entry in a channel using a category tag

I have a template that displays the categories in a channel. I want the link to direct to the first entry in that category and the link should include the url_title in the last segment as I will be ...
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channel entries to include their respective categories in the title permalink

My channel entries do not include their respective categories in the title permalink. How do I get each entries link to include the category in the url? so my {title_permalink='showroom'} would end ...
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Entry linking 2.1 with dynamic categories

I am using Entry Linking 2.1 to display prev/next entries in the SAME cateogry as the current single entry page. I cannot get the plugin to recognize the current category unless it is hardcoded. I ...
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next / previous entry linking

I am trying to create links to the next and previous entries NOT using pagination. I tried the plugin Next / Previous Links Anywhere from McFly but it is not working as described and no longer ...
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How to link Extensal CSS files and link external image paths in css files?

When i use EE's internal CSS template, the css works fine. But i have decided to take the css and javascripts out of ee templates and keep them in their own separate folders at the root of EE ...
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Use WYGWAM “site page” links in a multilanguage environment

I have a multilanguage site with wygwam and the client is making extensive use of the "site page" links. for the multilanguage part i use "multi language support" by biber ltd. Now i have a bodytext-...
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Linking to Structure Pages in Wygwam: How to not use full URL?

I have a staging site running at a URL like client.clearbold.com. I'm using FocusLab's Config, so all my paths and domains are dynamic. When I link text in a Wygwam field, and choose a Structure ...
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Affiliate Links Management Addon?

I want to manage all my affiliate links in one place, e.g.: mydomain.com/link1 -> redirects to aff. link 1 mydomain.com/link2 -> redirects to aff. link 2 Is there any addon that allows the ...
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Creating a prev/next CATEGORY links

There are some great options to do prev/next entries (Advanced Prev/Next, Nearby Entries, etc.) but I could not find an add-on or an EE-native way to do a "Go to Next Category" and/or "Go to Previous ...
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How to create a link to my C: drive in ExpressionEngine 1.6.4

I'm trying to create a link on my webpage to a file on my C: drive, but for some reason ExpressionEngine switches my backslashes into forward slashes. For example < a href="file:\\C\data\text.doc" ...
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prev/next entry linking on site index

Recent conundrum. Building a site that will only ever show 1 entry at a time on the homepage. I want to be able to show prev/next entry links but can only do that on an entry level template (site/my-...