FAQ: Learn HTML Elements - Common HTML Elements - Opening Links in a New Window

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2 posts were split to a new topic: Do attributes need to be in a specific order?

2 posts were split to a new topic: I don’t understand

What the difference between _top and _parent? Upon trying all the attributes of target it seems like top and parent has the same purpose.

Can someone explain it to me

Thank you in advance :smile:

seems to be used when frames where popular:

https://stackoverflow.com/questions/18470097/difference-between-self-top-and-parent-in-the-anchor-tag-target-attribute

Can we open a link directly in new incognito tab?

Not so far i know, googling seems to confirm it:

https://stackoverflow.com/questions/24647899/html-a-hyperlink-target-inprivate-incognito-window

make sense you can’t force people into private navigation, should be the users choice

Hello,

I am getting the special character must be escaped but i can’t seem to find the error

  <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brown_bear"target="_blank">Learn More</a>

missing%20tag

attributes should be separated by spaces, so there should be a space between " and target

Oh, i didn’t know that . Thank you very much for your help:)