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Mastering jQuery

 

Course Description | Outline | Software Development Training | IT Training

Chapter 1. Overview of jQuery

 
  • The Rise of JavaScript
  • Enter jQuery
  • Downloading and Including jQuery
  • jQuery Fundamentals
  • The ready() Function
  • The jQuery() or $() Function
  • A Basic jQuery Script
  • Summary
 

Chapter 2. jQuery Selectors

 
  • Selecting Elements
  • Selecting Form Elements
  • Working with Selections
  • Chaining Selections
  • Generating New HTML
  • Managing the Wrapped Element Set
  • Summary
 

Chapter 3. Manipulating Elements with jQuery

 
  • Applying CSS Styles to Elements
  • Setting and Getting Element Attributes
  • Element Dimensions
  • Setting Element Content
  • Dealing with Form Elements
  • Moving, Copying, and Removing Elements
  • Summary
 

Chapter 4. jQuery Events

 
  • Overview of Events and Event Handling
  • Linking Events to Elements
  • Organizing Events with Namespaces
  • Event Delegation
  • Event Helpers
  • Unbinding Event Handlers
  • Summary
 

Chapter 5. Ajax with jQuery

 
  • Ajax with jQuery
  • $.ajax() Function
  • $.get() and $.post() Convenience Methods
  • The load() Method
  • Ajax and Forms
  • Ajax Events
  • Showing Progress with ajaxStart() and ajaxStop()
  • Summary
 

Chapter 6. jQuery Animation and Effects

 
  • Built-in Effects
  • Hiding and Showing Elements
  • Fading In and Out
  • Slide Up and Slide Down
  • Custom Animation with animate()
  • Managing Effect Queue
  • Summary
 

Chapter 7. Developing Custom jQuery Plugins

 
  • What is a jQuery Plugin?
  • Using External Plugins
  • Plugin Development Basics
  • Iterating Selected Elements
  • Plugin Configuration Options
  • Managing Plugin State
  • Writing Custom Utility Functions
  • Adding New Wrapper Methods
  • Summary