Lewis Tyler Lewis Tyler - 8 months ago 33
Ajax Question

Load page contents and links inside of div;

Okay basically what I'm trying to achieve is load links that are clicked inside of the

inside the div not load on the whole page; Below is the script I'm currently using.

<div id = "targetDiv"></div>

$('document').ready(function() {

So the problem I'm having is that when a link is clicked which is loaded in the
the whole page loads and the user is taken from the original page and taken to the new page; and what I want to happen is the new page load within the


You need to have a click handler that prevents the default event and also uses the href to load() again

    $('#targetDiv').on('click', 'a', function(e){
         e.preventDefault();// prevent browser from opening url

This is a delegated listener to account for future <a> that don't exist at run time