Adding a download link in my WP site

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asked Jul 11, 2013 in Website Builder by SaraSX (2,770 points)
Greetings
I have some excel sheets and pdfs that I want my users to be able to download by simply clicking on a hyperlink  text. I am using WP 3.2.5. Can anyone please tell me how to do this?
Thanks and regards,

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answered Jul 11, 2013 by expert (14,380 points)
create a normal hyperlink and use the file location instead of the normal  URL.
So first you need to upload your file to your media. Then get the link and wrap the text in the link like this<a href="http://yourdomain.com/yourfilet.pdf">downloadFileText</a>
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