Linking to images from static sites

James Byrne
Fri, 26 Apr 2002 18:55:08 +0100

on 26/4/02 4:12 pm, David A. Bayly at wrote:

> Just type "circlelogo" once you have created the shortcut (by however method).

And if you want to get really fancy, use the PictureRef() macro, e.g.

{pictureRef("nameofshortcut",  "descriptive label", align: "left", hspace:
"20", vspace: "20", title: "Check out this groovy picture of...", glossRef:

All the best,
>> I tried the first option, and found that
>> <a href=""><img src="circlelogo"
>> height="88" width="88" border="0" alt="DIO home page"></a>
>> didn't work. I assumed that was because the shortcut "circlelogo"
>> still needed to be inside the html quotation marks, as in
>> <img src=""circlelogo"" height="88" width="88" border="0" alt="DIO home
>> page">
>> - but that didn't work either.
>> Any ideas?
>> Bob
>> At 03:28 PM 4/26/02 +0100, David A. Bayly wrote:
>>> Load it as  a picture and use a shortcut. The url would then point
>>> to your dynamic site.
>>> Or
>>> Place it on disk in your webserver folder. Whatever userl you use
>>> to access it normally, just enter a short cut in your website .
>>> mylogo  <imng src = 'htpp://; ..../images/mylogo.gif' alt = 'logo'
>>> width = '123' height = '123'>   etc
>>> That's all
>>>> Hi all,
>>>> Thanks to your contributions I now have a working static site. I
>>>> have one small problem. The dynamic site has a logo on each page
>>>> which links to the home page. This .gif file resides in Frontier,
>>>> and I link to it via an 'img src="' etc. in my template - possibly
>>>> not the most elegant way, but it works fine.
>>>> In order to reproduce the dynamic setup,  where should I put the
>>>> image, and how should I to link to it?
>>>> Thanks again,
>>>> Bob
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