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About the Technology
About the Book
jQuery in Action, Third Edition, is a fast-paced guide to jQuery, focused on the tasks you'll face in nearly any web dev project. In it, you'll learn how to traverse the DOM, handle events, perform animations, write jQuery plugins, perform Ajax requests, and even unit test your code. Its unique Lab Pages anchor each concept in real-world code. This expanded Third Edition adds new chapters that teach you how to interact with other tools and frameworks and build modern single-page web applications.
Updated for jQuery 3
DOM manipulation and event handling
Animations and effects
Advanced topics including Unit Testing and Promises
Practical examples and labs
About the Readers
About the Authors
Table of Contents
PART 1 STARTING WITH JQUERY
PART 2 CORE JQUERY
Operating on a jQuery collection
Working with properties, attributes, and data
Bringing pages to life with jQuery
Events are where it happens!
Demo: DVD discs locator
Energizing pages with animations and effects
Beyond the DOM with jQuery utility functions
Talk to the server with Ajax 260
Demo: an Ajax-powered contact form
PART 3 ADVANCED TOPICS
When jQuery is not enough...plugins to the rescue!