HTML map tag

HTML map tag is used to give each image area a link to open on click.

Each area contains a link and you can open the link by clicking on that particular area. A mapping can be done by using <map> tag. This uses the image for mapping.

The name attribute of map tag and the usemap attribute of image tag with map name with # is used to make the relationship between image and mapping.


Output

nature image html map

paragraphlistimage

Attribute of HTML map tag

Sr. No.Attribute NameDescription
1nameThis defines the name of the image map.

  • The possible value is mapname

Resources and References

1. W3C Specification.
2. HTML living standard
3. W3C project using Github

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