Re: formatting - internal links versus external links

Subject: Re: formatting - internal links versus external links
From: Bridget Gordan <bridget -dot- gordan -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 23 Nov 2015 18:02:31 -0500

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help:External_link_icons

I have been away from using Flare for a while, but I used PDF symbol if the
link opened a pdf or an arrow if it opened an external site.

On Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 2:48 PM, Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
wrote:

> I don't recall having ever seen that. Virtually all sites make no
> formatting distinction between internal and external links.
>
> On Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 11:41 AM, David Castro <thejavaguy -at- gmail -dot- com>
> wrote:
> > Web sites these days usually have an icon to represent when a
> > link goes to an external source.
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References:
formatting - internal links versus external links: From: Jay Maechtlen
Re: formatting - internal links versus external links: From: David Castro
Re: formatting - internal links versus external links: From: Robert Lauriston

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