click-through

noun
\ˈklik-ˌthrü \

Definition of click-through 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: an instance of clicking on a link on a web page click-through rate also : the volume of click-throughs on a link

click through

verb

Definition of click through (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

: to click on (a link, such as a link for a promotion or advertisement) on a web page that opens a new page or site They have been pressing all Web sites, including those dedicated to journalism, to accept payment completely or partially based on the number of people clicking through an advertisement or even on the number of people who buy a product.— Joseph Menn

First Known Use of click-through

Noun

1995, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1993, in the meaning defined above

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