Interacting with Windows
In This Chapter
Interacting with browser windows
Interacting with the browser screen
Defining the concept of location
Working with the history object
Using the navigator object
Developing and using pop-up windows
Saving settings using cookies
A browser presents a window to the Internet. The view a user sees depends on the location of that window at any given time. Many people think of houses when they think of windows. However, the window to the Internet is more like the window of a car. You travel to a location and see a particular view based on that location.
Browsers provide the means to interact with the
window object so that it's possible to change the view in various ways. The glass used to create the window is known as the
screen object. Sometimes ...