Hyperlink Image

What is a hyperlink?

  • A hyperlink is a link that directs you to another location on the Internet.
  • The tags that are used to make a hyperlink are the anchor tag <a> and the href attribute.
  • The href attribute identifies the name and location of the file you will access.


  1. The blue text is the anchor tag placed at the beginning and the end of the hyperlink.
  2. The red text is the href attribute and speceifies the destination of a link.
  3. The purple text is the file name of the location of the hyperlink.
  4. where it says Click the Hyperlink is what shows up on the hyperlink location.