Hardlinks made easy, the digital first way

As we evolve toward our goal of truly being digital first journalists, our set of skills changes and grows.

It is clear that “hardlinking” a story from our website directly to another site, such as a blog, is an important service to our readers. Such a link provides the reader direct access to the other site.

But hardlinking can be hard, because unless it is done in a specific way, the web producers loses the ability to change that web page.

Then Kaitlyn decided to find a new way. Now, using her adopted method to hardlink a story, the online content can be changed, and moved to a new spot online when needed. Click the link to see the simple and step-by-step system Kaitlyn describes there.


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One Response to Hardlinks made easy, the digital first way

  1. Thank you! I didn’t know it was possible to do this. This will make it so much easier to promote the content not published on our website.

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