How to use jQuery.wrapInner() method in jQuery?

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The wrapInner() method wraps the inner child contents of each matched element (including text nodes) with a DOM element.

Here is the description of all the parameters used by this method −

  • html − A DOM element that will be wrapped around the target.


You can try to run the following code to learn how to use jQuery.wrapInner() method in jQuery −

Live Demo


      <title>jQuery wrapInner() method</title>
      <script src = ""></script>
         $(document).ready(function() {
            $("div").click(function () {
               $(this).wrapInner(document.createElement( "b" ));
         .div {
             border:2px solid #666;
      <p>Click on any square below to see the result:</p>
      <div class = "div" id = "destination">THIS IS TEST</div>
      <div class = "div" style = "background-color:blue;">ONE</div>
      <div class = "div" style = "background-color:green;">TWO</div>
      <div class = "div" style = "background-color:red;">THREE</div>
Updated on 14-Feb-2020 10:01:07