jQuery text( val ) Method

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Description:

The text( val ) method gets the combined text contents of all matched elements.

Similar to html( val ), but escapes HTML (replace "<" and ">" with their HTML entities).

Syntax:

Here is the simple syntax to use this method:

Example

selector.text( val )
                                        

Parameters:

Here is the description of all the parameters used by this method:

  • val: This is the text value to be set.

Example:

Example

<html>
<head>
   <script type="text/javascript"  src="../../js/jquery-2.2.0.js"></script>
   <script type="text/javascript" language="javascript">
   
   $(document).ready(function() {
     $("div").click(function () {
       $(this).text( "<h1>Click another square</h1>");
    });
   });
   </script>
   <style>
      .div{ margin:10px;padding:12px;
             border:2px solid #666;
             width:60px;
           }
  </style>
</head>
<body>
   <p>Click on any square below to see the Output:</p>
   <div class="div" style="background-color:blue;"></div>
   <div class="div" style="background-color:green;"></div>
   <div class="div" style="background-color:red;"></div>
</body>
</html>
                                        
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