Four steps to annotating web pages using

  • Step 1: Create an account on the website.
  • Step 2: Add to your browser. (Install the add-on for Chrome or bookmarklet for other browsers).
  • Step 3: Go to any web page, launch Hypothesis (using the Chrome add-on or browser bookmarklet) and log in using the account you created at
  • Step 4: Highlight the text you want to annotate (see how to highlight text published by, click on the “Annotate” button which appears when you highlight the text, type your annotation and click “Post to Public”.

The following video provides a brief overview of how to post an annotation.