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$('a.link').click(function(){
// `this` is an anchor DOM element in this context
// but it's not wrapped in a jQuery wrapper and doesn't
// have access to any of jQuery's helper methods.
var $a = $(this);
// once you wrap it in jQuery, it has access to them,
// for example to `.attr()`, `.prop()`, `.val()`, etc.
console.log('Clicked on', $a.attr('href'));
});
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twhite96 commented May 30, 2015

Trying to understand $(this)...

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