How to add the previous element to current jQuery selection?

jQueryWeb DevelopmentFront End Technology

To add the previous element to current jQuery selection, use the insertBefore() method.

Example

You can try to run the following code to learn how to work with insertBefore() method:

Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.2.1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script>
$(document).ready(function(){
    $("button").click(function(){
        $("<span>Demo text</span>").insertBefore("p");
    });
});
</script>
</head>
<body>

<button>Insert</button>
<br>
<p>This is a paragraph.</p>

</body>
</html>
raja
Published on 16-Dec-2017 18:33:16
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