Uniform Resource Locator (URL), colloquially termed a web address, is a reference that specifies its location.

You can type the full web address in your browser; probably the safest way to ensure you are going to the location you selected. You could copy and paste a web address into your browser, but read it carefully and ensure it is correct.

A Website address such as this seems clear in its target destination:

If you hover your mouse over the link, the destination web address will appear in the bottom left corner of your browser window.

Try this link and see where it leads:

Pictures may have links attached; check where the link leads !!

You can also see links such as HERE.

Links can also appear like this:

This is a legitimate address but is not easy to interpret.

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