Right from the early days of browser history, that is nearly the mids of the 1990s, the link style remains almost the same. The default link style CSS are
- Links are underlined
- When a link is visited it will be in purple
- Links that are not visited will be in blue
- Important links like call to action buttons have an outline around them
People’s mind is set to this basic link styles. When we are designing a link style, we must be careful that we don’t move far away from this characteristic. For example, you can play with the colors of the links, stroke widths of the underlines, a little bit of animation to make the link and call to action buttons unique from the normal design. In this list, we have collected link style CSS best practices that fit for modern mobile users and browsers.