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Make link clickable without entry

rtod2 asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
This page http://www.frugalmule.com/current-project/ contains the code that follows.  Currently, you have to at least put the cursor into the field shown in order to make get the "Click to Send Email" link actually work.  How do I avoid that?
<input type="text" id="send_email" onBlur="document.getElementById('email_link').href = 'mailto:' + this.value + '?subject=Title of Post&body=' + document.URL; ">
<a href="javascript:void(0)" id="email_link">Click to Send Email</a>

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