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Author(s)John Pollock
PublisherMcGraw Hill
Publish YearJanuary 2014


jQuery: A Beginner's Guide is an effective introduction to this JavaScript library essential for Web development. This easy-to-follow tutorial starts with step-by-step coverage of jQuery fundamentals, including elements, the Document Object Model, and events. Key programming concepts and JavaScript are explained along the way. The book closes by challenging you with advanced techniques, including animations, AJAX, and plugins. This approach makes jQuery accessible to even the newest Web developer. Designed for Easy Learning: Key Skills & Concepts—Chapter-opening lists of specific skills covered in the chapter Ask the Expert—Q&A sections filled with bonus information and helpful tips Try This—Hands-on exercises that show you how to apply your skills Notes—Extra information related to the topic being covered Tips—Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things Cautions—Errors and pitfalls to avoid Annotated Syntax—Example code with commentary that describes the programming techniques being illustrated