jQuery Pocket Primer

  • 3h
  • Oswald Campesato
  • Mercury Learning
  • 2015

As part of the new Pocket Primer series, this book provides an overview of the major aspects, the source code, and tutorial videos to use jQuery. It includes material on jQuery UI Controls, jQueryMobile, HTML5 Technologies with jQuery, and more. This Pocket Primer is primarily for self-directed learners who are comfortable with HTML/CSS/Javascript and who also want to learn jQuery.


  • Integrated coverage of CSS3, jQuery and other important JS toolkits
  • Covers jQuery Mobile and HTML5 hybrid mobile apps
  • Covers BackboneJS and Twitter Bootstrap

About the Author

Oswald Campesato (San Francisco, CA) specializes in Java, Android, jQuery, and CSS3/SVG graphics. He is the author/co-author of seven books including jQuery, CSS3, and HTML5 for Mobile and Desktop Devices and HTML5 Canvas and CSS3 Primer (Mercury Learning).

In this Book

  • About the DVD
  • jQuery Concepts
  • Introduction to CSS3
  • Animation Effects with jQuery and CSS3
  • jQuery UI Controls
  • Other HTML5 Technologies
  • Introduction to Single-Page Applications
  • Introduction to jQuery Mobile
  • User Gestures and Animation Effects in jQuery Mobile
  • Introduction to HTML5 Canvas
  • Using PhoneGap for HTML5 Mobile Apps
  • On the CD-Rom