HTML <link> referrerpolicy Attribute

❮ HTML <link> tag

Example

<head>
  <link rel="stylesheet" href="demo.css" referrerpolicy="no-referrer">
</head>

Meaning

Specifies the referrer policy used when processing the element's attributes, which involves what information is sent about the referrer in a request to another resource.


Standard Syntax

HTML: <link referrerpolicy="no-referrer|no-referrer-when-downgrade|origin|origin-when-cross-origin|unsafe-url">

XHTML: <link referrerpolicy="no-referrer|no-referrer-when-downgrade|origin|origin-when-cross-origin|unsafe-url" />



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Attribute Values

Value Description
no-referrer The Referer will not be sent.
no-referrer-when-downgrade The Referer will not be sent to origins without TLS (HTTPS).
origin The sent referrer will be limited to the origin of the referring page ( scheme, host, and port).
origin-when-cross-origin The referrer sent to other origins will be limited to the scheme, the host, and the port.
unsafe-url The referrer will include the origin and the path (but not the fragment, password, or username).
❮ HTML <link> tag