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HTML | <area> href Attribute
  • Last Updated : 18 May, 2019

The <area> href attribute is used to specify the URL of the target page. When the href attribute is not present in the <area> an element that it will not be a hyperlink.

Syntax:

<area href="URL">

Attribute Value:

  • absolute URL: It points to another website.
  • relative URL: It points to a file within a website.
  • anchor URL: It points to an anchor within a page.

Example:




<!DOCTYPE html> 
<html
  
<head
    <title>
        HTML area href Attribute
    </title
</head
  
<body style="text-align:center;"
    <img src
        alt="alt_attribute" width="300" height="119" class="aligncenter"
        usemap="#shapemap" /> 
  
    <map name="shapemap">
          
        <!-- area tag contained image. -->
        <area shape="poly" coords="59, 31, 28, 83, 91, 83" href=
        alt="Triangle"
          
        <area shape="circle" coords="155, 56, 26" href=
        alt="Circle"
          
        <area shape="rect" coords="224, 30, 276, 82" href=
        alt="Square"
    </map
</body
  
</html>                    

Output:

  • Before click on specfic clickable area:
    alt_attribute
  • After click on specfic clickable area:
    alt_attribute

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by <area> href attribute are listed below:

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • Opera

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