AngularJS console errors are links to further details (?!)

I don’t know why I didn’t notice or try this before, but I noticed in the Udemy ‘AngularJS Zero to Hero’ course that the instructor was clicking the links in the console errors. Previously I thought those rather oddly looking random character messages in the console were just not particularly friendly, but now they make more sense.

Maybe this is completely obvious to others, but this is a very neat feature that I had completely not picked up on.  The links are parameterized with details of your specific error, and the error message page in the AngularJS docs gives you more specifics about the error.

For example, if I have a typo in my ng-app:

Clicking on the link in the error message takes you to a detailed page with further details:

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