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jQuery and JavaScript Phrasebook by Brad Dayley

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5. Manipulating the jQuery Object Set

An important aspect of jQuery objects is the ability to access and manipulate the set of DOM elements that are represented by the object. This is different than manipulating the DOM elements themselves.

jQuery provides several methods that allow you to modify which DOM elements are represented by the jQuery object. There are also methods to iterate through each element to build different elements or apply other operations.

The following phrases are designed to show you how to work with the jQuery object set in various ways.

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