JQuery and JavaScript Phrasebook

JQuery and JavaScript Phrasebook

Book - 2013
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Baker & Taylor
Offers more than one hundred codes and commands for Web programming projects.

jQuery and JavaScript Phrasebook brings together 100+ instantly useful code snippets and idioms for performing a wide spectrum of common web application tasks.

This hands-on guide gets straight to the essence of what’s useful in jQuery and JavaScript, and what you need to know to build new web solutions or migrate existing sites to jQuery.


jQuery & J avaScript Phrasebook presents carefully tested, flexible, adaptable code — all organized for quick lookup and easy use. Coverage ranges from the basics to advanced jQuery capabilities, including jQueryUI widgets and mobile development. Coverage includes:

  • Basics, including selecting and manipulating HTML elements with jQuery Selector
  • Dynamically manipulating CSS values
  • Handling browser and DOM events
  • Performing validation
  • Server communication
  • REST, PHP, MySQL, AJAX, and JSON/XML data
  • Positioning web page elements and making them interactive
  • Using animation and other special effects

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In a small handbook, software engineer Dayley provides the code for completing web programming projects using jQuery, the most popular front-end JavaScript framework. The topics include using the JavaScript language, interacting with the browser, manipulating the jQuery object set, capturing and using browser and user events, manipulating web page layout dynamically, dynamically working with form elements, building web page content dynamically, animation and other special effects, using AJAX to communicate with web servers and web services, and implementing mobile web sites with jQuery. Annotation ©2014 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)

Publisher: Upper Saddle River, NJ : Addison-Wesley, [2013]
Copyright Date: c2014
ISBN: 9780321918963
Branch Call Number: 005.133 J328, D334j
Characteristics: xii, 367 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm


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