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Tuesday, October 27 • 10:00am - 11:00am
DOM Features You Didn't Know Existed #DOMFeat

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We get excited over new HTML5 APIs and new CSS features, but many developers aren't aware of the diverse array of native DOM features that are available -- many of them supported as far back as IE6.

I'll discuss and show examples demonstrating practical use cases for features like:

  • insertAdjacentHTML()
  • getBoundingClientRect()
  • scrollIntoView()
  • contains()
  • activeElement
  • selectionStart/selectionEnd
  • normalize()
  • - And lots more!

I'll also point out how developers can research different DOM features along with their browser support, which often is not available on commonly-known references like caniuse.com.


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Louis Lazaris

Managing Editor, SitePoint
Louis Lazaris is an author, front-end developer, and SitePoint's HTML/CSS editor. He's been involved in the web development industry since 2000 and he publishes a weekly newsletter, Web Tools Weekly, focused on tools for front-end developers.


Tuesday October 27, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Queen Salon Promenade Deck

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