What's the point of underline in target attribute values?


#1

What’s the point of underline in target attribute values (like “_blank” or “_self”)? If I omitted it, would the attribute work?


#2

i googled it, first thing that popped:

https://superuser.com/questions/707522/html-historical-or-technical-reason-for-target-blank-with-underscore

seems more complex then you would initial think.


#3

Thank you for linking! Will take time to read it:]