This element is used to implement client-side image maps. The element is used to define a map to associate locations on an image with a destination URL. Each hot region or hyperlink mapping is defined by an enclosed <AREA> element. A map is bound to a particular image through the use of the USEMAP attribute in the <IMG> element, which is set to the name of the map.
ID="unique alphanumeric identifier"
NAME="unique alphanumberic identifier"
|CLASS||This attribute is set to indicate the class or classes that a particular element belongs to. A class name is used by a style sheet to associate style rules to multiple elements at once.|
|ID||This attribute specifies a unique alphanumeric identifier to be associated with an element. Naming an element is important to being able to access it with a style sheet, a link, or a scripting language. Names should be unique to a document and should be meaningful.|
|NAME||Like ID, this attribute is used to define a name associated with the element. In the case of the <MAP> element, the NAME attribute is the common way to define the name of the image map to be referenced by the USEMAP attribute within the <IMG> element.|
|STYLE||This attribute specifies an inline style associated with the element. The style information is used to determine the rendering of the affected element.|
|TITLE||This attribute supplies advisory text for the element that may be rendered as a tool tip when the mouse is over the element. A title may also simply provide information that alerts future document maintainers to the meaning of the element and its enclosed content.|
|onclick||Indicates that the element has been clicked.|
|ondblclick||Indicates that the element has been double-clicked.|
|onkeydown||Indicates that a key is being pressed down with focus on the element.|
|onkeypress||Describes the event of a key being pressed and released with focus on the element.|
|onkeyup||Indicates that s key is being released with focus on the element.|
|onmousedown||Indicates the press of a mouse button with focus on the element.|
|onmousemove||Indicates that the mouse has moved while over the element.|
|onmouseout||Indicates that the mouse has moved away from an element.|
|onmouseover||Indicates that the mouse has moved over an element.|
|onmouseup||Indicates the release of a mouse button with focus on the element.|
<MAP NAME="MAP_NAME"> <AREA SHAPE="CIRCLE" COORDS="200,250,25" HREF="file1.htm"> <AREA SHAPE="RECTANGLE" COORDS="50,50,100,100" HREF="file2.htm#important"> <AREA SHAPE="DEFAULT" NOHREF> </MAP>