External links: In or Out

What You Will Learn in External links: In or Out?

Large part of today’s web is currently built on modern content management systems that enable developers, designers, and content authors to decide the functionality of the components at global and at the page level. All the content creation is done in WYSWYG editors.  It is the designers and the content author’s responsibility to ensure which links should open in new window if it is necessary for the functionality or to provide a better user experience.

Opening external links in new window is not a good usability and accessibility practice, [...]

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