• Document Object Model Geometry: A Beginner's Introduction And Guide

    1 day ago - By Smashing Magazine

    If you've been working with JavaScript for a while, you may be fairly familiar with DOM and CSSOM scripting. Beyond the interfaces defined by the DOM and CSSOM specifications, a subset of methods and properties are specified in the CSSOM View Module, providing an API for determining and manipulating DOM element geometry to render interesting user interfaces on the web.
    Prerequisites:
    A refresher on Coordinates System;
    An understanding of CSS Layout and Positioning;
    Writing callbacks in JavaScript;
    Some patience.
    Table of Contents:
    The CSSOM View Module
    Why Do Geometry Methods and...
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