Fixing the UX of hyperlinks
Nash Vail
26953

A website should always open internal links in the current tab and only consider opening external websites in a new tab. That’s what I’ve always known to be the “good practice”.

As far as your proposed problem, to me it has never existed: If I want to make sure a link is opened in a new tab, I just hold down Cmd/Ctrl while clicking the link.

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