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JavaScript Treehouse Club: JavaScript Car Sounds Linking an External Style Sheet

Ioana Sauluc
Ioana Sauluc
3,251 Points

href and ahref.

Please can you help me clarify the difference between href and a href. What is the meaning of <a> </a>.

2 Answers

<a></a> Are anchor tags. They are used in HTML to create a link, or anchor, to another part of the HTML file or to another HTML page altogether.

href (hypertext reference) is what the <a> tag uses to determine what it links to.

<a href='#'>Top Of Page</a> ... will take you to the top of the html page

<a href='http://www.google.com'>Google</a> ... will take you to googles website.

have a look at this <a> for further information

Ioana Sauluc
Ioana Sauluc
3,251 Points

Thank you very much Daniel.