/Web APIs

HTMLAnchorElement: rel property

The HTMLAnchorElement.rel property reflects the rel attribute. It is a string containing a space-separated list of link types indicating the relationship between the resource represented by the <a> element and the current document.


A string.


const anchors = document.getElementsByTagName("a");
for (const anchor of anchors) {
  alert(`Rel: ${anchor.rel}`);


Browser compatibility

Desktop Mobile
Chrome Edge Firefox Internet Explorer Opera Safari WebView Android Chrome Android Firefox for Android Opera Android Safari on IOS Samsung Internet
rel 1 12 1 5.5 ≤12.1 1 4.4 18 4 ≤12.1 1 1.0

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