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The DOM

Learn The DOM

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Take this customized & interactive quiz to test your knowledge on The DOM, then check out the learning resources below.

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The Document Object Model (DOM) is a interface that treats an XML or HTML document as a tree structure wherein each node is an object representing a part of the document.


  • CROSS-PLATFORM BUT LANGUAGE-DEPENDENT
  • CROSS-PLATFORM AND LANGUAGE INDEPENDENT
  • JAVASCRIPT-BASED
  • HTML-BASED

Core Learning

The fastest way to learn The DOM is simply to study these exact resources. Focus on the 👀 to learn extra quickly and save time!

An Introduction to the DOM in JavaScript

👀 2 Things to Focus On

  • Understand how the browser, DOM, HTML, and JS interact with one another.
  • Understand generally how HTML translates to a document tree.

Document Object Model

👀 1 Thing to Focus On

  • Understand the DOM's role in "Browser Wars" of the 1990s.

JavaScript DOM Tutorial

👀 2 Things to Focus On

  • Make sure you go through all the interactive examples!
  • You can even try opening up your browser dev tools and running similar commands on a webpage of your choice.

What is Virtual DOM?

👀 1 Thing to Focus On

  • Understand how React's Virtual DOM interacts with the actual DOM.


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