Correct Links


This page depicts compliance to the Success Criterion 2.4.4 Link Purpose (In Context).

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Unambiguous Link Text

Sample One: Web Aim's article on link text

Sample Two: WCAG Providing link text that describes the purpose of a link

Additional Compliant Usages of Links

File downloads: 


Page Anchors: 

Why is This Compliant?

The URLs that lead users off the current page are indicated with the "opens in new window" icon, the URL that will download a file is indicated by a PDF icon, and the URL that opens a new E-mail is indicated by the appropriate icon. In addition, we have avoided terms like "click here" or "read more" and instead provided a clear understanding of what the URL's purpose is in the context of the content.