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HTML | <img> usemap Attribute

  • Last Updated : 16 Aug, 2021

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: 
 

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

Example: 
 

html




<!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>

Output: 



Before Clicking On specific clickable area:
 

After Clicking On specific clickable area: 

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

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

 




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