- 5h 12m
- Ankur Kumar, Mukund Chaudhary
Using this book, you will learn how to use jQuery’s powerful DOM manipulation tools to dynamically update content on your site. You will be able to extend jQuery’s capabilities by writing your own plugins on top of the framework, animate elements, build your own jQuery elements, employ best practices, and avoid common errors. Practical jQuery teaches you how, with jQuery, you can unit test and refactor your code. You’ll see how expressive yet concise jQuery’s code is and how much quicker and efficient it is to develop with jQuery.
Get a fundamental perspective on how jQuery works, how to understand, select, and build your own plug-ins, and how to make sure your projects run at the peak of their potential performance using Practical jQuery today.
What you’ll learn
- Use jQuery’s powerful manipulation tools to dynamically update your website’s content.
- Animate content and build your own image slider with jQuery’s animation tools.
- Extend the library by writing your own custom plugins.
- Use plugins created by others in the community and integrate them into your website.
- Refactor and test DOM manipulation using QUnit.
Who this book is for
About the Authors
Mukund Chaudhary is enamored of technology and keeps himself up-to-date through avid reading. In his leisure time, he can be found reading articles on current affairs and technologies alike. A perfectionist, he is a product manager by profession and is quite strict when it comes to delivery deadlines.
Jose Dieguez Castro is a senior system administrator, working currently as a freelance consultant, who has worked in a wide range of projects—from small to large infrastructures, in the private and public sectors. When asked about his specialty, he answers: "Get the job done." He also likes to think of himself as a developer, who cares too much about software libre.
In this Book
Evolution of jQuery
Getting Started with jQuery
Traversing DOM with jQuery
DOM Manipulation with jQuery
Events in jQuery
Real World Events in jQuery
Animation in jQuery
Ajax with jQuery
Creating Plug-ins with jQuery
Integrating Plug-ins with jQuery
Using jQuery Frameworks
Testing jQuery with QUnit