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a type attribute

The type attribute on the a element:

MIME types Examples for different resources:


7.type= MIME type<a href="file.php" type="text/html"> ... <⁄a>

Video demonstration a type attribute

HTML5 a type attribute Tutorial

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00:08 video tutorial: a element, type attribute
objective: understanding the type attribute
00:16 the type attribute:
- is optional
- can be used only if href attribute is present
- allows you to specify the media type of the linked resource
00:24 we have 2 a elements, both have the href attribute → we can add the type attribute also
00:31 the 2 a elements, link the html file to 2 external different resources: html, css
00:34 1st resource is html type (opens an html page)
00:46 2nd resource is css type (opens a css page)
00:59 MIME types
00:59 the MIME type of these 2resource is different:
- the MIME type of the html file is: text⁄html
- the MIME type of the css file is: text⁄css
01:08 this information (the MIME type), useful for user agents, can be added through type attribute
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