Designing the Perfect Hyperlink — It's Not as Simple as You Think - Six Revisions | Ayantek's User Experience Design Digest | Scoop.it

Hyperlinks are the glue that holds the Web together. Without links, the Web would be a very different place, that’s if it would exist at all. Using a simple HTML element — the <a> element –you can create a bond with any other web page on the Internet. Hyperlinks are magical.

Hyperlinks are fundamental to the Web. They are always just there. Maybe that’s why many site owners and web designers don’t pay them the attention they deserve.


The design of the HTML <a> element is crucial in the user’s reading experience; we should take enough time to design them well.