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JavaScript Interacting with the DOM Traversing the DOM Event Delegation

LETITA BUZEA
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LETITA BUZEA
Full Stack JavaScript Techdegree Student 3,928 Points

My solution doesn't work

app.js
let section = document.getElementsByTagName('section')[0];

section.addEventListener('click', (e) => {
  if (e.target.tagName = 'INPUT') {
  e.target.style.backgroundColor = 'rgb(255, 255, 0)';
  }
  });
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <head>
        <title>JavaScript and the DOM</title>
    </head>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css" />
    <body>
        <section>
            <h1>Making a Webpage Interactive</h1>
            <p>JavaScript is an exciting language that you can use to power web servers, create desktop programs, and even control robots. But JavaScript got its start in the browser way back in 1995.</p>
            <hr>
            <p>Things to Learn</p>
            <ul>
                <li>Item One: <input type="text"></li>
                <li>Item Two: <input type="text"></li>
                <li>Item Three: <input type="text"></li>
                <li>Item Four: <input type="text"></li>
            </ul>
            <button>Save</button>
        </section>
        <script src="app.js"></script>
    </body>
</html>

1 Answer

Jason Larson
Jason Larson
7,174 Points

This is something that gets me a lot, as well. Change the = in your if statement to == or ===