Adding email link to post

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    How can I add an email link to both my home page and my about page? I want something that says: “Contact me: (email redacted)” — and by clicking that link, it brings up a pre-addressed email to me. I know I can link easily to webpages — why can’t I link easily to an email address?

    The blog I need help with is



    The site linked in your username is not a WordPress.COM blog.

    If you have a WordPress.COM blog, please give us the link starting with http://


    Member (not live yet, but you get the idea…) THANKS — Dan


    You can use this code (in the html editor of course):
    <a href="mailto:MAIL_ADDRESS_HERE">LINK_TEXT_HERE</a>

    But you’d better try the wp contact form instead, so that you don’t make spammers happy.



    Perfect — exactly what I was looking for. Don’t know why I couldn’t find the info on my own — I guess that’s why I’m a newbie. Much appreciated!

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