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    How to embed a form with a custom title hyperlink?

    Asked by angelarasmussen on September 24, 2016 at 11:51 PM

    after I embed a code I want it to say the title of my form not show the code. I want it to be a link. How do I do this?

    This is a re-post of a comment on How to Attach a File to Autoresponder Emails

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    Answered by Mike_G on September 25, 2016 at 02:36 AM

    I would like to apologize, but can you help us understand your concern by giving us more information, please? May we know where are you embedding the code and what code are you embedding? 

    Are you referring to this embed code?

    If you want to have a link to your form to show on your website and then have your preferred text to display for that link, here's what you need to do:

    First, get the link to your form. 

    Then, use the HTML <a> tag to create a link to your website using the direct link to your form as the value of the <a> tag "href"  attribute.


    As for my form above, if I would want it to appear on my website as a link I'll have the following HTML codes below:

    <a target="_blank" href="https://form.jotform.com/62651363781964">This is the link to my form</a>

    Where the part highlighted in yellow is the direct link to my form and the one highlighted in blue is the preferred text I want to be displayed for my link.

    I hope this helps. If, in any case, I have misunderstood your concern, please feel free to contact us anytime. Thank you.

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    Answered by angelarasmussen on September 25, 2016 at 04:46 PM
    Can I name the link something like "mentor form" and have that show up instead of a www.w3schools.com
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike on September 25, 2016 at 05:43 PM

    Yes, here is an example:

    <a target="_blank" href="https://form.jotform.com/62454030412139" rel="nofollow">Mentor form</a>

    Thank you.