Stands for anchor. The end-tag is required.
|SAME||The author of the linked document is the same as the current document.|
|NEXT||The link is the next page in a sequence.|
|PARENT||The current page is the parent of a destination document.|
|PREVIOUS||The link is to the previous document.|
|window||Specifies to load the link into the targeted window. The window must begin with an alphanumeric character to be valid, except for the following four target windows:|
|_blank||Load the link into a new blank window. This window is not named.|
|_parent||Load the link into the immediate parent of the document the link is in.|
|_self||Load the link into the same window the link was clicked in.|
|_top||Load the link into the full body of the window.|
The properties of elements that can follow A are applied to the data characters or elements in the container. The anchor element is used to link text or other elements using the HREF= attribute. The anchor element is used to specify text or graphics as a named reference, to which hyperlinks can link, using the NAME= attribute. Anchors cannot be nested.
<A HREF="http://www.microsoft.com"> This is a link to Microsoft.</A> <A HREF="home.htm">This is a link to a file called home.htm in the same directory as this page.</A> <A TARGET="viewer" HREF="sample.htm">Click here to load the link into "viewer" window.</A>
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