How to open a link in a new tab using HTML?
Published January 4, 2021
To open a link in a new tab you can use the
target attribute on an anchor tag and set its value to
For example, consider an anchor tag like this,
Currently, if you click on this anchor tag it will open on the same page itself, which is the normal behavior of an anchor tag.
Now let's add the
target="__blank" attribute to this anchor tag so that it will open the link in a new tab when the user clicks on it.
<a href="https://google.com" target="__blank">Google</a>
That's it 🌟.
See this example live in JSBin.