jQuery first() Method

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jQuery first() Method

The jQuery first() method selects the first element of the selected elements.

Example

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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.5.1/jquery.min.js"></script> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery first() Method</h1> <p>This is paragraph1</p> <div style="border: 1px solid black;"> <p>This is paragraph2</p> <p>This is paragraph3</p> </div> <p>This is paragraph4</p> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("div p").first().css("color", "blue"); }); </script> </body> </html>

Syntax

$(selector).first();

Browser Support

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