var $name = ('div#amuchlongername'); $('#wrapper').prepend('<div id="$name"></div>');
Obviously I know this code is wrong lol, but I’m fairly knew to jQuery and I can’t seem to find anything about this.
How would one go about achieving a variable name inside a div id?
var name = 'amuchlongername' $('#wrapper').prepend('<div id="' + name + '"></div>');
$ is an alias for
jQuery. When you do
$('#wrapper') you are calling jQuery to access the element with the Id of
I’ve made a jsFiddle to show it working: http://jsfiddle.net/Xs45x/1/ I’ve just updated it to put the variable inside the div too, so you can see what it’s doing.
i’m no js expert but try
var $name = ('div#amuchlongername'); ('#wrapper').prepend('<div id="' + $name + '"></div>');
also i don’t think you need the $ sign for variables. Might be wrong