jQuery after() function example

The after() method inserts specified content after the selected elements.

Example 1

Inserts some HTML after all paragraphs.
<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">

<head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>after demo</title>
    <style>
        p {
            background: yellow;
        }
    </style>
    <script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-3.4.1.js"></script>
</head>

<body>

    <p>I would like to say: </p>

    <script>
        $("p").after("<b>Hello</b>");
    </script>

</body>

</html>
Try it Yourself - Copy paste code in Online HTML Editor to see the result

Example 2

Inserts a DOM element after all paragraphs.
<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">

<head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>after demo</title>
    <style>
        p {
            background: yellow;
        }
    </style>
    <script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-3.4.1.js"></script>
</head>

<body>

    <p>I would like to say: </p>

    <script>
        $("p").after(document.createTextNode("Hello"));
    </script>

</body>

</html>
Try it Yourself - Copy paste code in Online HTML Editor to see the result

Example 2

Inserts a jQuery object (similar to an Array of DOM Elements) after all paragraphs.
<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">

<head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>after demo</title>
    <style>
        p {
            background: yellow;
        }
    </style>
    <script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-3.4.1.js"></script>
</head>

<body>

    <b>Hello</b>
    <p>I would like to say: </p>

    <script>
        $("p").after($("b"));
    </script>

</body>

</html>

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