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A jQuery plugin to enable the HTML5 `placeholder` attribute in all browsers.
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README.md

jquery-placehold

A jQuery plugin that enables the HTML5 placeholder attribute in browsers lacking native support.

Requirements

  • jQuery (1.5.1 or greater)
  • Firefox < 3.7, Safari < 4, Internet Explorer < 10

Usage

In your HTML:

<input type="text" name="phone" placeholder="+1 (555) 555-5555" />
<textarea name="comment" placeholder="Four score and seven years ago..."></textarea>

In your JavaScript:

$().ready( function() {
    $( 'input, textarea' ).placehold( 'placeholderClassName' );
});

placeholderClassName is an optional string and defaults to "placeholder."

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