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Nicholas Mason2,050 Points
I'm super confused
Someone please tell me what I'm doing wrong.
<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en"> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Phrase Sayer</title> </head> <body> <p><label for="input-phrase">Type a phrase</label></p> <p><input type="text" id="input-phrase"></p> <p><button id="btn-phrase">Say Phrase</button></p> <script src="app.js"></script> </body> </html>
Steven Parker228,001 Points
There's a few issues here:
- you can't reference "button" while you are creating it
- generally (and in this case for sure), you will call getElementById on the document element
- the getElementById function takes only one argument, the ID
- in this case, the ID should be a literal (enclosed in quotes)
So a corrected version might look like this:
const button = document.getElementById('btn-phrase');