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I'm not understanding how to get the value of the element
I rewatched the video it suggested several times, but it's not clear to me how I am supposed to be getting the value of the input.
let inputValue = document.getElementById('linkName'); inputValue.value
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>DOM Manipulation</title> </head> <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css" /> <body> <div id="content"> <label>Link Name:</label> <input type="text" id="linkName"> <a id="link" href="https://teamtreehouse.com"></a> </div> <script src="app.js"></script> </body> </html>
You're close but you are storing the element not the value. Put the two together like this:
let inputValue = document.getElementById('linkName').value