Assistive technologies allow users to navigate a document or webpage by just the hyperlinks found on the page. Screen readers can read a list of all of the links in a particular section of a webpage. Links like "click here" or "more" have no context or meaning in this scenario. Likewise, if you use a URL as a link, the screen reader will read the full URL, including all of the gibberish like www, index.php, etc. This makes it difficult to hear what the link is actually for.
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