How to build custom form controls using HTML ?
There are cases when you want to perform advanced styling on some controls and feel like available native HTML form controls are not enough. In all such cases, you have to build your own controls.
In this article, we will learn to create a custom control. Let us look at reconstructing the <select> element. It is good to start with an existing control because its states and behaviors are well known. If you want to create a completely new standardized control then it is not an easy task, because when it comes to standardized elements like <select> the authors spent an extraordinary amount of time describing all interactions for every use scenario and every input device. Therefore, designing a completely new control is often reserved for very significant industry players.
style.css: The following code is used in the above HTML code for the look and feel using CSS.
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