Did you ever build a site that uses web components but doesn't make use of HTML imports? This is for you.
This is a polyfill-loader that works just like the one from webcomponents/webcomponentsjs but doesn't load the HTML imports polyfill by default. HTML imports don't seem to make it to an accepted standard, so if you have a site that doesn't use them there is no need to bloat your site and polyfill that functionality.
- Install this module and the web components polyfills from npm and deploy them to your site. The script expects a directory structure like npm / yarn would create for you. Simply deploy your node_modules folder (or certain subfolders of it) to the frontend and you should be good.
- Include a script tag in your site like
- The script will run and load the polyfills from
- Wait for the 'WebComponentsReady' event before doing webcomponent-y stuff on your page. Go check the official docs on that, though.