In the context of this exercise, what other things can HTML links be set to?
Links in HTML can be set to several different things.
As covered in the exercise, links are mainly used to connect a webpage with other webpages. This can be done by setting the link to go to the URL of a specified site, like
Links can also be set to link to documents and files, such as text, audio, video and image files. For example,
HTML links can also be set to a specific part of the same webpage, such as a section header. This can be done using the
id attribute of an element, and using that
id value preceded by a
# as the value of the
href attribute. For example, in the following code, clicking the “Main” text would make the browser jump to the section with the corresponding
id value of
<a href="#main">Main</a> <div id="main"> </div>