Using Comments for Browser-Specific Hacks

Question
What should I do when I need to write custom, and sometimes wonky code, to overcome specific browser behavior?

Answer
Be sure to include a comment directly before the code in question.

Comments
Adding a note for odd code in these scenarios is important for two reasons. It ensures that no one will unintentionally change the code. It also allows the code’s author to revisit it in the future to see if it’s still needed. Because, as we all know, browser updates occur frequently.

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