Using MODx: Tips For Editors


How to Create Internal Links With Resources IDs

In MODX, Resource IDs are the numbers assigned to a Document. For example: About Scalia Law (2). To link to the about page, use the following code:

<a href="[[~2]]">About Scalia Law</a>

How to Use Download Indicator Icons


Use the following shortcode to indicate an icon:
For PDFs: [[$pdf_icon]]
For Word Documents: [[$word_icon]]

How to Create an Anchor Link

To point to an anchor link within a page, use the following shortcode.
<a href="[[~[[*id]]]]#anchorname">Anchor Name</a>

To point to an anchor link on a different page, use the following shortcode:
<a href="[[~2]]#mason">About Mason</a>

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