HTML <area> Tag with 'target=_top'
<img src ="http://www.htmlcodes.ws/images/examples/australia-nz-map.gif" width="200" height="142" alt="Map of Australia and New Zealand" usemap ="#aus-nz"> <map name="aus-nz"> <area shape ="poly" coords ="3,47,45,12,105,7,140,60,120,125,12,90" href ="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australia" target="_top" alt="Australia"> <area shape ="poly" coords ="180,85,200,98,167,142,157,138" href ="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Zealand" target="_top" alt="New Zealand"> </map>
The above example demonstrates usage of
target=_top when using the
_top value of the
target attribute indicates that the URL should open in a new window.
However, there are some possible variations to this rule, depending on whether the page is sandboxed or not. See the W3C website for more information.
target attribute specifies the target frame to load the page into. Only to be used when the
href attribute is present.
- Any string with at least one character that does not start with a
U+005F LOW LINEcharacter.