Links to websites may be added in a Blackboard course to provide quick access to resources on the Internet.
Step 6: Select Yes for Open in New Window to display the content in a new browser window outside of the course’s content frame.
Step 8: Click Yes to Permit Users to View this Content for student visibility. If you would like to choose a later time, click the Display After item and choose a date and time restriction for the folder to be deployed. If you would like to display the folder till a certain date, click Display Until and choose a date and time restriction for the folder to be invisible for students.
Step 9: Click Yes on Track Number of Views if you would like to know how many times students visit your folder.
Step 10: Click on the Submit button to add your folder.
The image below illustrates the appearance of a Web link.