Difference Between Hypertext and Hyperlink

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In this post, we will understand the difference between hypertext and hyperlink.


  • It contains the non-linear linkage from text to information of a specific kind.

  • It deals with text only.

  • The information directed by hypertext generates related information only.

  • It can contain hyperlink.

  • It is associated with keywords


  • References are used with hypertext or hypermedia in hyperlink.

  • It can contain text, media, audio, video, images, graphics and much more.

  • The link directed by hyperlink can contain unrelated information as well.

  • It consists of URLs.

  • It is associated with anchor tags ().

Published on 20-Apr-2021 09:17:10