Document Object

The document object represents the whole html document. When html document is loaded in the browser, it becomes a document object. It is the root element that represents the html document.





Methods of document object

MethodDescription
write("string")writes the given string on the document.
writeln("string")Same as write(), but adds a newline character after each statement.
getElementById()returns the element having the given id value.
getElementsByName()returns all the elements having the given name value.
getElementsByTagName()returns all the elements having the given tag name.
getElementsByClassName()returns all the elements having the given class name.