How to put url into a variable when button is clicked - jQuery?

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For this, call a function on button click.

Example

Following is the code −

 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
   <meta charset="UTF-8">
   <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
   <title>Document</title>
</head>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="//code.jquery.com/ui/1.12.1/themes/base/jquery-ui.css">
<script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.12.4.js"></script>
<script src="https://code.jquery.com/ui/1.12.1/jquery-ui.js"></script>
<body>
   <button class="copyTheURL" onclick="demoForCopyURL()">
      ClickMeToCopyURL
   </button>
   https://www.tutorialspoint.com/index/
</body>
<script>
   function demoForCopyURL(e) {
      event.preventDefault();
      var rootText = event.target.parentElement.innerText
      var btnText = event.target.innerText
      var originalURLValue = rootText.substring(btnText.length + 1)
      console.log("THE URL IS=" + originalURLValue)
   }
</script>
</html>

To run the above program, save the file name “anyName.html(index.html)”. Right click on the file and select the option “Open with Live Server” in VSCode editor −

Output

This will produce the following output on console −

On clicking the button, you will get the following output on console −

raja
Published on 09-Nov-2020 06:55:08
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