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JavaScript Interactive Web Pages with JavaScript Selecting Elements and Adding Events with JavaScript Selecting Elements

Beau Delfosse
Beau Delfosse
9,135 Points

What am I doing wrong (could be a bug though)

This is the code for task One and Two. I've rewatched the video about this subject a couple times now and I really don't see the problem. Could someone help me pls?

Thanks in advance

app.js
var fullName = document.getElementById('full_name');
var lastName = document.getElementByTagName('span')[1];
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head></head>
<body>
<h1 id="full_name"><span class="first_name">Andrew</span> <span class="last_name">Chalkley</span></h1>

<script src="app.js"></script>
</body>
</html>

1 Answer

Hi Beau,

The method name should be getElementsByTagName Elements is plural to indicate that more than 1 element could be returned. getElementById is singular because it will only return 1 element.