Redactor v1 Predefined Links

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One of the many additions to Redactor 1.5 is the ability to quickly choose from predefined links in the edit link modal window. By authoring a list of links to be available Redactor will add a select box so your most important links are only two clicks away.

Predefined Links make for quicker editing in Redactor 1.5

To use Predefined Links, you'll need to create a JSON object for Redactor to reference, and set the Predefined Links Setting to a URL that serves your JSON.

[
  {
    "name": "modmore",
    "url": "http://modmore.com"
  },
  {
    "name": "MODX",
    "url": "http://modx.com"
  },
  {
    "name": "TryCatch",
    "url": "http://devries.jp"
  }
]

As you can see, each link consists of a name and a url property, formatted in simple JSON.