XLink is a language that is used to link XML documents.

Types of links in XML

Type Description
extended link Provides multiple resources to be linked to same element.
simple link Provides and undirectional link between two documents.

XLink attributes

Attribute type Description
behaviour Describes the behaviour of the associated resource.
locator Describes the location of the assicated link.
semantic Describes the property of associated resource.
traversal Defines the approach to associated element.
type deinition Defines the type of associated element.