Deep Linking

v.

Pronunciation

/dip ˈlɪŋkɪŋ/

Definition

The process of creating a hyperlink to a page or other content on a website other than the homepage.

Deep linking sends a user directly to a location deeper than the homepage within a website. This prevents the need for further navigation by the user. Some sites do not support deep linking due to platform limitations. Other sites do not allow deep linking as a way to control information and ensure advertisement views.

Category

Web Design

Related Terms

Hyperlink

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