- a method of storing data through a computer program that allows a user to create and link fields of information at will and to retrieve the data nonsequentially.
Origin of hypertext
Examples from the Web for hypertext
Contemporary Examples of hypertext
Then he created an Internet version of his HyperText program, writing it in just a few hundred lines of Perl code.You Can Look It Up: The Wikipedia Story
October 19, 2014
Hypertext: If you want to be in charge, you can no longer look like you are from Mars.Obama's Power Ties
December 1, 2009
Historical Examples of hypertext
- computer software and hardware that allows users to create, store, and view text and move between related items easily and in a nonsequential way; a word or phrase can be selected to link users to another part of the same document or to a different document
- A computer-based text retrieval system that enables a user to access particular locations or files in webpages or other electronic documents by clicking on links within specific webpages or documents.
The entire chain of hyperlinks that connects a series of related Web pages.