How to Add Links to the Navigation Menu on Your Google Sites Website

Quick and easy-to-follow guide for Google Sites users

You can always add a new link to your website’s navigation menu.

What is a navigation menu in Google Sites

  • The navigation menu is the menu on top of a website that you click to get to specific pages.

How to add a link to your Google Sites web site's navigation menu step-by-step with images

Step 1

How To Add Links To The Navigation Menu On Your Google Sites Website - Step 1

First, open your site in editing mode by double-clicking it in Google Drive at or Google Sites at

Then select Pages in the top right.

Step 2

How To Add Links To The Navigation Menu On Your Google Sites Website - Step 2

Hover over the ( + ) icon at the bottom right and click New link out of the two options that show up.

Step 3

How To Add Links To The Navigation Menu On Your Google Sites Website - Step 3

Name the link – this is how it will appear in the site menu.

In this example, we named it Sub Page Link.

Step 4

How To Add Links To The Navigation Menu On Your Google Sites Website - Step 4

Click Link to search or choose from the pages on your site, or enter an external URL copied from any other site on the internet. In this case, we are selecting Sub-Sub Page 1.

Check the box ‘Open in new tab’ if you want the link to open in a new tab when clicked, or uncheck if you want it to open in the current tab.

Click Done when you’re ready.

Step 5

How To Add Links To The Navigation Menu On Your Google Sites Website - Step 5

The result is the new link titled “Sub Page Link” in the site’s navigation menu, which, when clicked, takes you to Sub-Sub Page 1.

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