How to explode or split a string in JavaScript


Use the JavaScript split() method

If you want to explode or split a string from a certain character or separator you can use the JavaScript split() method. The following example will show you how to split a string at each blank space. The returned value will be an array, containing the splitted values.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<meta charset="utf-8">
<title>JavaScript Split a String from Space</title>
        var myStr = "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.";
        var strArray = myStr.split(" ");
        // Display array values on page
        for(var i = 0; i < strArray.length; i++){
            document.write("<p>" + strArray[i] + "</p>");