The element selector selects all the elements that have a tag name of T.
Here is the simple syntax to use this selector −
Here is the description of all the parameters used by this selector −
tagname − Any standard HTML tag name like div, p, em, img, li etc.
Like any other jQuery selector, this selector also returns an array filled with the found elements.
$('p') − Selects all elements with a tag name of p in the document.
$('div') − Selects all elements with a tag name of div in the document.
Following example would select all the divisions and will apply yellow color to their background −
This will produce following result −