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What Is A Hyperlink
Hyperlinks are the basis of moving around the Web. By clicking on a hyperlink you can very quickly move from one page to another

 

Identifying A Hyperlink
Text links are usually underlined and in a different color from the rest of the text.

www.vicnet.net.au/~itap

To determine if a graphic is hyperlinked, move your cursor arrow over the image.

You know the item is hyperlinked if:


1. The arrow cursor turns into a hand.

[Hand Icon]

2. A URL appears in the status bar at the lower left of your web browser.

[Status Bar]

How Hyperlinks Work

Hyperlinks A text or graphic hyperlink hides a URL.

Clicking a hyperlink passes the URL to your browser.

In addition to pointing to web pages, hyperlinks can access media files, such as sound or video clips.

Some images are called IMAGE MAPS.

Clicking different parts of a such a linked graphic, takes you to different web pages or different places on the same page.

Image Map