Mastering jQuery (Smashing eBook Series)

Ebook Details


Smashing Magazine

Year 2011
Pages 116
Publisher Smashing Media GmbH
Language en
ISBN 9783943075168
File Size 1.21 MB
File Format PDF
Download Counter 3,533

Ebook Description

The explosion of JavaScript libraries and frameworks within the front-end development scene has opened up the power of jQuery to a far wider audience than ever before. What began from a necessity of front-end developers to upgrade JavaScript basic API took a new direction of unified implementation between browsers and to make it more compact in its syntax. Thanks to this development, it is possible to actually apply optimized scripts now. A script to find all links of a certain CSS class in a document and bind an event to them requires one single line of code instead of ten. Also, jQuery brings to the party its own API, featuring a host of functions, methods and syntactical peculiarities.