Quote Generator

In this example below you will see how to do a Quote Generator with some HTML / CSS and Javascript

This awesome code was written by pkdotson, you can see more from this user in the personal repository.
You can find the original code on Codepen.io
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  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en" >

  <meta charset="UTF-8">
  <title>Quote Generator</title>
  <link rel='stylesheet prefetch' href='https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/twitter-bootstrap/3.3.7/css/bootstrap.min.css'>
<link rel='stylesheet prefetch' href='https://netdna.bootstrapcdn.com/font-awesome/3.2.1/css/font-awesome.min.css'>

      <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/style.css">



  <div class = "container-fluid">
 <div class="row">
  <div class = "quote-box">
    <div id = "quote-content"> </div>
     <div id="quote-title">
       "Quote goes here"
   <div class = "btn btn-primary get-new-text">Next Quote</div>
     <a class="fa fa-twitter with-border" aria-hidden="true" target="_blank"
   <p id ="footer"> Created By Felipe Studios.<p>
  <script src='https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.1.0/jquery.min.js'></script>
<script src='https://use.fontawesome.com/82568a200b.js'></script>


    <script  src="js/index.js"></script>



/*Downloaded from https://www.codeseek.co/pkdotson/quote-generator-aBaPxx */
body {
  background-color: #E0E0E0;
.quote-box {
  padding: 50px;
  border: 10px solid white;
  box-sizing: border-box;
  text-align: center;
  position: relative;
  margin-top: 100px;
  margin-right:  50px;
  margin-left: 50px;
  margin-bottom: 50px;
  background-color: green;
  font-size: 25px;
  color: white;
  border-radius: 25px;

  border: 1px solid lightblue;
  background-color: lightgreen;
  padding: 7px;
  border-radius: 50px;
  text-align: center;
  float: right;

/*Downloaded from https://www.codeseek.co/pkdotson/quote-generator-aBaPxx */
var colorBox = ["#FFE6CC","#FFCCC","#CCE6FF","#FF66E6", "#7F66FF","#2970FF","#28908F" ]

$(".get-new-text").on('click', function (e) {
    var colorIndex = Math.floor((Math.random() * 7) + 0);
    $.ajax( { 
      url: 'https://quotesondesign.com/wp-json/posts?filter[orderby]=rand&filter[posts_per_page]=1&callback=',
      success: function(data) {
        var post = data.shift();
        var content = $(post.content).text();// The data is an array of posts. Grab the first one.
        $('.quote-box').css("background-color", colorBox[colorIndex]);
        $(".fa-twitter").attr("href", 'https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=' + '"'+content+'"' +"  -"+post.title);

        // If the Source is available, use it. Otherwise hide it.
        if (typeof post.custom_meta !== 'undefined' && typeof post.custom_meta.Source !== 'undefined') {
          $('#quote-source').html('Source:' + post.custom_meta.Source);
        } else {
      cache: false

    theme: 'dark'