Computing

Internet

  • Links (web browser), a graphic Internet browser for Unix-like systems
  • Hyperlink, an element of an electronic source of information that branches users from one site to the next through links
  • <link /> or <a />, an HTML element

Storage

  • Hard link, a reference or pointer to physical data on a storage volume
  • Symbolic link, a special type of file that serves as a reference to another file

Programming

  • Links (programming language), a programming language for web applications
  • Linker (computing), a program that takes one or more objects generated by compilers and assembles them into a single executable program

Telecommunications

  • Telecommunications link
  • Data link
  • Downlink
  • Point-to-point link
  • Satellite link

Organizations

  • Project LINK, a United Nations project to build global macroeconomic models
  • LINK (UK), an ATM network in the United Kingdom
  • The Link (organisation), a short-lived British organization founded in 1937 "to promote Anglo-German friendship"
  • The Link REIT, a real estate investment trust established by the Hong Kong Housing Authority to privatize shopping malls and carparks
  • The Links, Incorporated, an African-American female professional service organization
  • Hong Kong Link, a holding company for toll tunnels and bridges wholly owned by the Government of Hong Kong
  • Liberty in North Korea (LiNK), a human rights advocacy group
  • LINKS, a collection of student run St John Ambulance units

Mathematics and statistics

  • Link (knot theory), a union of separated mathematical knots, possibly tangled together
  • Link (geometry), a graph derived from edges and corners incident to a vertex
  • The link function, used in generalized linear models

Sport

  • Links (golf), a type of golf course
  • Links (magazine), a U.S. golf magazine

Entertainment

Television and film

  • Link (film), a 1986 horror movie featuring an orangutan
  • Link TV, an independent American satellite television network
  • Link (The Matrix), a character in Matrix media
  • Link Larkin, a character from the musical Hairspray
  • Link, the ice age man character in the 1992 American film Encino Man
  • Link Hogthrob, character from The Muppets
  • The Missing Link, a character from the 2009 animated film, Monsters vs. Aliens

Video games

  • Link (The Legend of Zelda), the main character in The Legend of Zelda media
  • Linking Book, a form of travel in the Myst series of games
  • Links (computer game), computer-simulated golf game by Access Software
  • Pokémon Link!, a puzzle game for the Nintendo DS. Known as Pokémon Trozei! outside of Europe

Music

  • Link (singer), an American R&B singer
  • Link (album), a 1996 Goa trance album by Mathuresh
  • "Link" (song), a single by the Japanese band L'Arc-en-Ciel
  • "Links 2-3-4", a 2001 single by Rammstein
  • Link Wray, American rock and roll guitarist
  • WLNK (107. 9 the Link), a radio station in Charlotte, North Carolina

People

  • Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link (1767-1850), German naturalist and botanist
  • Goethe Link (1879-1980), American surgeon and amateur astronomer

[edit] Education

  • Hands On Learning Australia, implements the HOL LiNK program (Literacy and Numeracy Knowledge)

[edit] Other uses

  • Link (chain), a single segment of a chain
  • Link (unit), a British and US unit of linear measure in surveying: 100 links = 1 chain
  • LINK Train, a people-mover train in the Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada
  • Link Light Rail, a light rail project in Seattle and Tacoma, Washington, US
  • Link River, a short river in Klamath Falls, Oregon, US
  • Link, a single sausage, originally part of a chain
  • Link, or linking col, a topographical feature used in determining topographic prominence
  • The Links, mascot for Lincoln High School
  • Missing link, a transitional fossil
  • L.I.N.K.: Low Income No Kids, a financial term used for single individuals with no kids, see DINKY
  • Links, the Office Assistant cat, one of several interactive animated characters available in Microsoft Office to assist users who interface with the Office help content