The children is a property of element which returns the child elements of an element as objects.
The main difference between children and childNodes property is that children work upon elements and childNodes on nodes including non-element nodes like text and comment nodes.
Example 1: This example illustrates the property of childNodes.
Example 2: This example illustrates the property of children.
- Google Chrome
- Mozilla Firefox
- Apple Safari
- Internet Explorer/Edge
- HTML | DOM childNodes Property
- jQuery | children() with Examples
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