What is HyperText
Hypertext is text which is not constrained to be linear.
HyperMedia is a term used for hypertext which is not constrained to be text: it can include graphics, video and sound , for example. Apparently Ted Nelson was the first to use this term too.
Hypertext and HyperMedia are concepts, not products.
- A list of terms used in hypertext litterature.
- Commercial (and academic) products
- A newsgroup on hypertext, “alt.hypertext” .
- WorldWideWeb is a project which uses hypertext concepts.