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Jacquelyn Springs7,510 Points
what would the 'input' element be if not 'linkName'?
var inputValue = document.getElementById("linkName");
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>DOM Manipulation</title> </head> <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css" /> <body> <div id="content"> <label>Link Name:</label> <input type="text" id="linkName"> <a id="link" href="https://teamtreehouse.com"></a> </div> <script src="app.js"></script> </body> </html>
Cameron ChildresTreehouse Moderator 11,704 Points
I just followed up on your other question.
You're selecting the input element appropriately, the issue is that they want the value of the input stored -- the text that is entered in to it, not the element itself. To do this use the value property:
var inputValue = document.getElementById("linkName").value;