The noreferrer keyword for the rel attribute of the <a>, <area>, and <form> elements instructs the browser, when navigating to the target resource, to omit the Referer header and otherwise leak no referrer information — and additionally to behave as if the noopener keyword were also specified.


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
noreferrer 16 13 33
11Only supported in IE11 in later versions of Windows 10 (creators update). (Per caniuse.com.)
15 5 4.4 18 33 14 4.2 1.5

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