# How to prepend content to the inside of every matched element using jQuery?

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To prepend content to the inside of every matched element using jQuery, use the prepend() method. Here is the description of the parameter used by this method:

• content − Content to insert after each target. This could be HTML or Text content

## Example

You can try to run the following code to prepend content to the inside of every matched element using jQuery −

Live Demo

<html>

<title>jQuery prepend() method</title>

<script>
$(document).ready(function() {$("div").click(function () {
\$(this).prepend('<div class = "div"></div>' );
});
});
</script>

<style>
.div {
margin:10px;
border:2px solid #666;
width:60px;
}
</style>
</html>