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JavaScript AJAX Basics (retiring) jQuery and AJAX Add a callback

Use jQuery's html() method to insert the server response into the footer of the page.

i can't figure this out

<!DOCTYPE html>
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <title>AJAX with JavaScript</title>
  <div id="main">
    <h1>AJAX with jQuery</h1>
  <div id="footer"></div>
  <script src="jquery.js"></script>
  <script src="app.js"></script>

2 Answers

Tevin Hendricks
Tevin Hendricks
7,303 Points

Could be that you possibly missing a semi colon, try that

$.get("footer.html",function(data){ $("#footer").html(footer.html); });

I tried that and still couldn't get it to work

Tevin Hendricks
Tevin Hendricks
7,303 Points

That's so odd cause your code is correct. Need to report a bug