A href JavaScript void 0 | “ignores” the link click

A href JavaScript void is an operator that is used to return an undefined value so the browser will not be able to load a new page. Web Developers use javascript:void(0) because it is the easiest way to prevent the default behavior of anchor tag.

<a href="javascript:void(0);">link</a>

How to ignore link <a> href JavaScript void 0

HTML example code href=”javascript:void(0); is for the case that you want it to do nothing, but still look like a link. ( blue and underline). It prevents the page to reload.

<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>

<body>
	<a href="javascript:void(0);">link</a>
</body>

</html>

Output:

A href JavaScript void 0

Do comment if you have any doubts and suggestions on this JS href topic.

Note: The All JS Examples codes are tested on the Firefox browser and the Chrome browser.

OS: Windows 10

Code: HTML 5 Version


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