How to Add a ‘Home’ Link on a Content Editor Web Part with HTML in SharePoint 2013

In SharePoint 2013, if you create a new subsite and select Use the top link bar from the parent site, there is no way to go to the home page without opening another browser. This blog post will give you a tip on how to add a home link on the Content Editor Web Part with HTML.

1.       Create a new subsite. Under Use the top link bar from the parent site? select No.

2.       In the subsite, edit the page and add a Content Editor Web Part (found in Media and Content) under Categories.

3.       Next, modify this Web Part and click Edit Source on the Ribbon as shown below.

4.       Add the following code to content.

5.       Click OK and launch.

You can change the URL for the link to suit your needs. You can also edit the text on the page, but this is a quick solution for your home site navigation.

All SharePoint Versions

The web parts are functional components that extend your SharePoint environment whether it’s hosted, on-premises, or part of Microsoft® Office 365.

SharePoint 2013, 2016, 2019, Online (Office 365)

On-Premises Only

These web parts extend SharePoint beyond its out-of-the-box capabilities by tailoring it to your requirements with Bamboo Solution’s growing portfolio of SharePoint Web Parts.

SharePoint 2013, 2016, 2019

SharePoint

Product Suites

Experience greater power and savings by bundling our SharePoint apps and web parts.


Essentials Suite


Essentials Plus Suite


Bamboo Premier Suite


Project Management Suite


Knowledge Management Suite


External User Manager


 

For more information on our product suites, contact us.

Featured Services

SharePoint Health Check

A SharePoint Health Check will identify the causes of issues and risks associated with your specific environment, and is custom tailored to provide you with the best recommendations to optimize your SharePoint environment.

SQL Health Check

Document recommendations relating to performance, stability, availability, or a specific focus you request of your SQL Server database instances.

My SharePointXperts

The truth is that each SharePoint skill may not be a full time job for many organizations, and it is nearly impossible for one person to do everything you need – so augment your team with SharePointXperts; providing the skill sets you need when you need them!