Sarkis Arutiunian Sarkis Arutiunian - 1 year ago 230
Javascript Question

$.get() and fetch() getting HTML body

I stuck with one small issue. Rewriting js file from jQuery to native JS, and in jQuery we use:

$.get(`/page`, function (data) {

basically we fetching body from '/page' and pushing it to elem.innerHTML.

But how I can get html body using fetch() instead of .get()?

Answer Source

This looks like the equivalent:

fetch('/page').then(function(response) {
    return response.text();
}).then(function(string) {
    elem.innerHTML = string;

fetch() returns a promise that resolves to a Response object. The text() method of the Response returns a promise that resolves to the body of the response as a string. You then put that string into the HTML.


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