What is hyperlink?
A hyperlink is a word, text or picture on a web page or in a document, that is clickable. This hyperlink is often highlighted and when users click on it, they get to another web page/document or different category on the same web page or document. A hyperlink uses an HTML code to define a targeted place (different web page, new window, category or document).
There are different types of hyperlinks, for example, inline links and anchor hyperlinks.
Frequently asked questions
How can I create a hyperlink?
You can create a hyperlink with the following tag: <a href=“url”>link text</a>, in which “url” is the destination and “link text” is what the reader sees.
How can I remove a hyperlink in Word?
To remove a hyperlink in Microsoft Word, right-click on the hyperlinked text and click “Remove Hyperlink".
Why are hyperlinks used on web pages?
Hyperlinks are used on web pages to allow users to navigate from one page to another.