If you are a user, here is a trick to display hyperlinks without generating links within Confluence pages. It is a simple macro that takes the hyperlink and skip the link creation. The result is an hyperlink that is not clickable. It is very useful to avoid unwanted click on the hyperlink.

To define the macro, log into Confluence as an administrator and select the "User Macro" menu on the left. Select "Create Macro" and type the following :

Name nolink
Macro Has Body yes
Template
$body

Use the macro as following :

Wiki Source
Go to visit {nolink}http://www.atlassian.com/{nolink} and enjoy !!!
Result
Instead of
Visit http://www.atlassian.com/ and enjoy !!!
you will see
Visit http://www.atlassian.com/ and enjoy !!!