Aug 24th, 2022

What is hashtag in links?

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Dhairya Shah

Software Engineer

You might have noticed the hashtag (#) at the end of a URL while browsing the web, something like this:


The links which contain # (hashtags) are known as Hash-Links

One of the common examples is the navigate-to-top feature on many websites.

<body id="top">

// adding anchor tag to navigate to top
<a href="#top">Go to top</a>


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