Web Components: How to use web components?
When I first started working with Web Components I looked at the biggest way to use them. In creating my own components I own all of the component, the scripts, the encapsulated CSS and the responsibility of making sure that they worked and worked well with other components and other elements in the page. In learning how to use Web Components we'll look at both the big and the small picture: Creating full custom components and createying type extension custom elements. ### Custom Components The ability to create fully customized and reusable elements is what attracted me to Polymer and the concept of web components. The elements we create can be as simple or as complex as we need them to be.... We can also add other components to enhance the functionality of our components. The example below (taken from the Polymer Project's home page) shows what a custom element built with Polymer 1.0 looks like. ```markup