I am Paul Kinlan.

A Developer Advocate for Chrome and the Open Web at Google.

Creating a pop-out iframe with adoptNode and "magic iframes"

Paul Kinlan

Update: 8th October - Significant issues with this doc. I caught up with Jake Archibald about this post because I thought I had something novel, during the conversation we uncovered a lot of things that make some of this post invalid, and I also learnt a lot in the process that I don’t think most developers know. Calling .append() and .appendChild() adopt the node. This makes the usage of adoptNode in this instance useless because the append Algorithm ensures that the node is adopted.

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