The YUI Dom utility enhances your DOM toolkit in several important ways, giving you more power and more control. First of all, it adds a whole range of new methods for obtaining DOM nodes such as:
These give you much more flexibility than the standard DOM node retrieval methods. As if these additions weren't enough in themselves, the YUI Dom utility also gives you a range of methods for defining your own parameters with which to obtain elements. These include:
In some of these methods that would return an array ...