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Vic Mercier3,276 Points
What is the difference between the text method and the html method?
I have some difficulties with that course.It not explained clearly.
Steven Parker228,991 Points
html method, what you add can contain tags which will be used as part of the document. But with the
text method, anything that might look like tags will just be added as text. For example, if you were to pass the argument
"<h1>Hello</h1>" to the
html method, you would see this on the page:
But if you give the same thing to the
text method, you would see: