Annotate with anyone, anywhere.

Usage no npm install needed!

<script type="module">
  import hypothesis from 'https://cdn.skypack.dev/hypothesis';


Hypothesis client

Continuous integration npm version BSD licensed

The Hypothesis client is a browser-based tool for making annotations on web pages. It’s a client for the Hypothesis web annotation service. It’s used by the Hypothesis browser extension, and can also be embedded directly into web pages.

Screenshot of Hypothesis client


See the client Development Guide for instructions on building, testing and contributing to the client.


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The Hypothesis client is released under the 2-Clause BSD License, sometimes referred to as the "Simplified BSD License". Some third-party components are included. They are subject to their own licenses. All of the license information can be found in the included LICENSE file.