link

Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary

Any component of a Web page that connects to another Web page or another portion of the same Web page. Clicking on underlined text or a graphic image activates most links. For example, if a user clicks on the words, financial calculator, or an image of a calculator, the user will be transported to a page that contains a calculator. Links are sometimes called hyperlinks. Compare: deep link

Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.