The Dangers of Stopping Event Propagation

added by Bob Senoff
6/10/2015 12:00:00 AM

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The following is a guest post by Philip Walton (@philwalton). He is going to explain why stopping event propagation isn't something you should do lightly, and probably something you should avoid altogether. If you're a front end developer, at some point in your career you've probably had to build a popup or dialog that dismissed itself after the user clicked anywhere else on the page.