How to link in Reddit?

Updated May 19, 2022 in Reddit, Tips & Tricks

This article teaches you how to add website links with anchor texts which can be used on posts and comments. Links can be also called hyperlinks.

Before we begin, you might not know what anchor text is.

What is an anchor text?

It’s basically the highlighted text that can be clicked to open a target web page.

Sample anchor text: This is the website.

Now without further adieu, let’s take a look at the steps below.

How to link in Reddit

Step 1:

Log-in to your Reddit account and open a post.

sign in reddit

Step 2:

Write your comment. Be sure to follow the rules of the specific SubReddit to make sure your comment doesn’t get removed.

reddit comment

Step 3:

Make a Google search and copy the url of the website you want to link.

  • Right-click on the link to see options and select “copy link address”

copy the link address

Step 4:

Go back to your comment and select the words you want to use as anchor text.

  • In light of “Reddiquette”, be sure to use relevant words and do not use “click-bait” anchor texts to mislead other users.

link in commment

Step 5:

Click on the “link” toolbar highlighted in yellow.

how to link in reddit comment


Step 6:

Paste the url of the link and click “insert”

url in comment


Step 7:

Once users click on the anchor text, it will open your linked site.

Aaand you are done. Easy, isn’t it?


Hope you found it useful and let us know if there is anything else you need a help with. As you could have seen for yourself, Reddit hyperlinks are super easy to do and you do not need to spend hours researching how to hyperlink on Reddit.

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