1st Week Report: Getting familiar with how wikitext linting works in Parsoid

Parsoid translate back-and-forth between wikitext syntax and an equivalent HTML document. By so doing identifies some errors which the linter extension can now track and show an editor with some hints for fixing. I started by learning the DOM and the tree data structure, the Document Object Model (DOM) is a programming interface for HTML and XML documents by definition. It allows a programming language to manipulate the content, style and structure of a website. The browser creates a representation of the document known as the Document Object Model. The…