Button and Call To Action web parts on SharePoint Online pages

Have you ever needed a quick button on a web page? Or perhaps a way to get people to notice and do something? You can now use the Button and the Call To Action web parts on Modern SharePoint Online web parts. Here’s how…

In a new section on your page, click the Web Part icon, and you’ll see the Button and the Call To Action web parts:

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Here I’ve clicked the Button web part and I have the web part on my page along with the configuration to enter the button label and where it goes when clicked:

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I’ve filled out the button with Time To Search! as the label and the Bing search engine as the location to go to when clicked:

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Time To Search!

And here is what the page looks like with the button. Keep in mind that the button color is always going to be based on the site theme accent color:

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In this example, I’ve clicked the Call To Action web part button and added it to my page:

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Add your call to action text here 
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In the Call To Action web part, you can place the Call To Action text, Button label text, the link to go to when the button is clicked, a background picture, and the ability to change the focal point of the picture:

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Drag to set a focal point.

Here I’ve added a picture, placed a Call To Action to take a cruise on the Nile, and a button to send you to the cruise site to book it:

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Book your cruise here! 
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Embrace adventure with a cruise down the Nile 
Book your cruise here!

And here’s how it looks on the page when you’re finished:

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Embrace adventure with a cruise down the Nile 
Book your cruise here! 
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Published 11/4/2019 
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