‘XHTML’ Archive

Open link in a new window in XHTML 1.0 Strict June 24, 2009 1 Comment

As you may notice using target=”_blank” breaks XHTML 1.0 Stric validation. And here you are a solution with jQuery: Add rel=”external” for links that you want to be opened in a new window Include the following jQuery script: $(function() { $(“a[rel*=’external’]”).click(function() { window.open($(this).attr(‘href’), ‘external’, ”); return false; }); }); But I agree that it’s annoying […]