13 Feb 12
16 May 12 4:22 pm
...and then there are the extra frills - #1 is the most used:
1. Open in a new window:
2. Default: Same as not using a "target":
3. Advanced: If your page is embedded in another page ("iframe"), this opens the page it's embedded in:
4. Advanced: If there are more than 1 iframes, this opens in the top level window of the series:
5. Advanced: Opens in any iframe you name:
Really, (#1) opening in a new window (same as opening a new "browser tab") is the most useful of these. It lets the visitor see the original window underneath the newly opened window, so they can easily get back to your site or page by just closing the newly opened window. Good for a "quick look" at something off your site, like a Wikipedia reference.
Hope this helps...