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JavaScript Node.js Basics 2017 Introduction to Node.js JavaScript without the Browser

Is the DOM an API?

He mentions that the DOM is an API? I thought an API was a third party extension you can use in your web app?

1 Answer

The Document Object Model (DOM) is an application programming interface (API) for HTML and XML documents. It defines the logical structure of documents and the way a document is accessed and manipulated.

Kevin Gates
Kevin Gates
14,856 Points

Mind blown. {{{ ('o') }}}

Cynthia Enciso
Cynthia Enciso
8,930 Points

Where does the DOM API come from? The browser?