Adding links to specific page areas.
Adding an anchor is a two-step process: creating the anchor with the Confluence Anchor Macro, and linking to it, from the same or a different page.
Insert the Anchor Macro at a chosen link destination.
Enter a name for the anchor. (e.g.
Create a Link to the Anchor.
- Insert a link
- Click Advanced in the Insert Link window
- Add # followed by the anchor name from Step 1 into the link field
Depending on whether you are linking to an anchor on: the same page; a different page in the same space; or a page in a different space, you'll want to choose the related syntax:
|Anchor location||Link syntax for anchor||Examples|
|Same page||#anchor name|
|Page in same space||page name#anchor name|
My page#specific section
|Page in a different space||spacekey:page name#anchor name|
DOC:My page#specific section
- Enter or modify the Link Text field
- This setting allows you to insert link text that differs from the linked page title
- Select Insert