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extract url and name attributes from the given string

the format of the input string is >>

[https://thisisurl.com] This is Name

how to extract “https://thisisurl.com”, and “This is url” attributes from it

where the url attribute is given in brackets [???] and remaining text is the name attribute

I want a function that can do this task for me

Answer

You can use escape character for this as follow:

const str = '[https://thisisurl.com] This is Name'

const regex = /[(.*)] (.*)/i
const matchResult = str.match(regex)

const url = matchResult[1]
const name = matchResult[2]

console.log(`url: "${url}" name: "${name}"`)
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