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JavaScript AJAX Basics (retiring) jQuery and AJAX The Office Status Project Revisited

Ben Ahlander
Ben Ahlander
7,528 Points

Why is my list of employees not populating?

  var url="../data/employees.json"
  $.getJSON(url, function(response){
       var statusHTML = '<ul class = "bulleted">'
            $.each(response, function (index, employee){
              if (employee.inoffice === true) {
                statusHTML += '<li class = "in">';
              } else {
                statusHTML += 'li class = "out">'
                statusHTML += employee.name + '</li>';
        }); // end $.each
        statusHTML += '</ul>'
     }); //end getJSON
}); // end ready

1 Answer

Shawn Rieger
Shawn Rieger
9,916 Points

You have broken html.

statusHTML += 'li class = "out">' // <-- missing '<'