HTML | <img> usemap Attribute

The <img> usemap attribute is used to specify the image as a client-side image-map. The image-map is the clickable image areas. The usemap attribute is used to creates a relationship between the image and map.

Syntax:

<img usemap="#mapname">

Attribute Values:

  • mapname: It is used to hold the map name containing hash (#) character.

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<!DOCTYPE html> 
<html
  
<head
    <title>HTML img usemap Attribute</title
      
    <style
        body { 
            text-align: center; 
        
          
        h1 { 
            color: green; 
        
    </style
</head
  
<body
    <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
      
    <h2>HTML <img> usemap Attribute</h2>
  
    <img src
        alt="" width="300" height="119" 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

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Output:

Supported Browsers: The browsers supported by HTML <img> usemap attribute are listed below:

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


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