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HTML Tag

HTML Anchor Tag

The Anchor Tag <a> is used for hyperlink  one or more documents  or within the page or some other documents . An anchor text  is created with the help of <a> tag marks the beginning and/or the end of a hypertext link ,this is a text which links to another document . The destination hyperlink can  be a web pages, files, email addresses, locations in the same page, or anything else a URL can address.

Example for Anchor Tag

Anchor tag Attributes

hreflang – value (anguage_code)

 

Destination page language is define in this attribute .

 

Download  – Value (filename)   

 

Download option with anchor tag will  download the file when someone clicks on the  hyperlink.

 

HREF- value (URL)

 

Href attributes used to define destination Page URL .

 

Media – value (media_query)

 

It specifies what media the linked document is optimized for



Rel – value (designates 

 

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Any one in above  specifies the relationship between the current document and the linked document

 

Target – value (_blank 

  _parent 

_self _top )

It specifies where to open the linked document.

Type – value (media_type) 

It is use for  the media type of the linked document 

Browser Support

Chrome

Firefox

IE

Opera

Safari

Android

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