jQuery replaceWith() Method

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jQuery replaceWith() Method

The jQuery replaceWith() method replaces selected elements with new content.

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 replaceWith() Method</h1> <p>This is a paragraph</p> <p>This is a paragraph</p> <button>Click Me</button> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("button").click(function(){ $("p:first").replaceWith("<p>Hello jQuery</p>"); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

Syntax

$(selector).replaceWith(str); // or $(selector).replaceWith(func);

Parameter Values

Value Explanation
str Specifies the content to insert
str can be a htmlString.
func Specifies a function that returns the content to replace

Browser Support

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replaceWith() using Function

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 replaceWith() Method</h1> <p>This is a paragraph</p> <p>This is a paragraph</p> <button>Click Me</button> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("button").click(function(){ $("p:first").replaceWith(function(){ return "<p>Hello jQuery</p>"; }); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

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