By this point you should be able to create your own custom component as well as use a set of built-in Angular directives.
Now it’s time to learn how to build your own custom directives.
But you might be surprised to hear that you’ve already created a custom directive. That’s because Components are Directives.
Components have all the features of Directives but also have a view, that is to say they have a template and some HTML that is injected into the DOM when we use it.
Another difference is that a single HTML element can only have a single component associated with it. However a single element can have multiple directives associated with it.
In this section you will learn:
How to create custom directives using the
How directives can both listen to events and change properties of the host element they are associated with.
How we can configure a directive so that it can take
inputswhen it’s defined on an element, like