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Make Entire Div Clickable

By Sam Deering

JavaScript

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😳 Ever felt a little embarassed sharing your JavaScript? Let's fix it.

Simple jQuery code snippet to make a div element into a hyperlink so that the user can click anywhere inside and be directed to the link href.

$(".myBox").click(function(){
     window.location=$(this).find("a").attr("href");
     return false;
});

Sam Deering has 15+ years of programming and website development experience. He was a website consultant at Console, ABC News, Flight Centre, Sapient Nitro, and the QLD Government and runs a tech blog with over 1 million views per month. Currently, Sam is the Founder of Crypto News, Australia.

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