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JavaScript jQuery Basics (2014) Creating a Simple Lightbox Creating and Appending Detached DOM elements

What is a modal?

Andrew's challenge for after jQuery Perform Part 2 uses a term that he's never used before: modal. What the heck is a modal?

1 Answer

It is an element that will overlay the main page, often containing a form or image. Here is more info https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modal_window.