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What does href stand for?

for a tags in html, it has an attribute to specify the url of the link, href. What does it stand for? I know src attribute of img stand for source, so what is href?

2/17/2020 10:45:11 AM


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href = hypertext reference


HREF is a Short form of hypertext reference. HREF is an HTML attribute that is used either to link to another web page, or a different portion of the same page. https://www.computerhope.com/jargon/h/href.htm


It stands for Hypertext REFerence


Href stands for hypertext reference It is used adding any link to html


HREF means hypertext reference. And through the href item can reach at right destination.


Attribute in HTML