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Why is text an input.value and not input.textContent
Shouldn't the text be an input.textContent because we are looking at the text, why is it a value instead?
All nodes have a
textContent property representing it's content and that of it's descendants. This will return
null or an empty string for some types of elements, including
input elements have a
value property representing the element's initial data or the data provided by the user.
Try using a
console.log on different types of elements to experiment with these differences. If you have any follow up questions, just let me know. Happy coding!