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Rule n° 140 - Telephone numbers can be enabled using the appropriate protocol.

In a mobile context, when this rule is respected, a simple click on a number opens the telephone functionalities of your mobile. It's practical! So, of course, in a desktop context, the disadvantage is that it opens up software like Skype. But there are tricks to avoid this.

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  • Facilitate easier use of telephone numbers, particularly on mobile devices.


Tag phone numbers with an a link endowed with an href attribute of the type href="tel: + xx x xx xx xx xx".

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In the generated HTML code, check the markup of the telephone numbers in the form a href="tel: + xx x xx xx xx xx".

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