Image map

Updated: 10/11/2017 by Computer Hope

When referring to an Internet web pages, an image map is a single image that contains one or more hyperlinks in various areas. Below is an example of an image map with three hotspots that may be interacted with by clicking them. The square links to the Computer Hope homepage, the circle links to the Computer Hope dictionary, and the black integrated circuits in the bottom-right corner link to the IC definition.

circle rectangle rectangle two Image map example

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  • Additional information about creating image maps can be found on our HTML help page.

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