The History of Hypertext: A Complete Guide

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Hypertext is a type of clickable text that is available on a computer or electronic device. Clicking on that text, also known as a hyperlink, will bring the user to another internet page, file, website, or more.

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It is called Hypertext because of the Greek prefix, Hyper. In this sense, hyper is a synonym for “addition.”

Why is it called hypertext?

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Hypertext first appeared publicly in 1968, but it’s first application was in 1978. in 1987, it made it’s first appearance in an operating system, and began to appear on the World Wide Web in 1987.

When did Hypertext come out?

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Using Hypertext is free and always has been. However, some program’s may charge for purchase that use hypertext.

What was the original price of Hypertext?

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