Smart naming for description links


When pasting in a link, the default is just the full raw text, which is poor accessibility practice. Google docs has a features which allows you to easily make the text for the link the title of the target page. Such a feature in canvas would make it easier for people to make helpful links.

eg: you paste a link such as

and then when you hover over it in the rce and it gives you an option to edit the link, you would also see a button for "rename to 'Making Accessible Links: 15 Golden Rules For Developers' "


thank you,


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