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jQuery Clear Div Contents

By Sam Deering

JavaScript

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Simple jQuery code snippet to clear the contents of a div. Nothing special, this function shows just how easy it is to remove stuff from the DOM using jQuery.

$('#div').empty();

Read more: http://api.jquery.com/empty/

$('#div').remove();

Read more: http://api.jquery.com/remove/

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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