HREF

Updated: 10/11/2017 by Computer Hope

hypertext referenceShort for Hypertext reference, href is an HTML attribute that is used either to link to another web page, or a different portion of the same page. Following example shows the use of the <a> tag and the href attribute to create a link to ComputerHope.com. Try clicking on the result to see what it does.

Example of using a href

Example

<a href="https://www.computerhope.com/">Computer Hope</a>

Result

Computer Hope

<A>, Anchor, Link, Web design terms