JavaScript: Visual QuickStart Guide (9th Edition) (Visual Quickstart Guides)

By Dori Smith

With the proliferation of recent, standards-compliant browsers, almost all clients and sites can effectively use the newest JavaScript recommendations.  This task-based, visual-reference advisor has been absolutely revised and makes use of step by step directions and many screenshots to provide starting and intermediate scripters what they should recognize to maintain their talents updated. Readers can commence from the start to get a travel of the programming language, or lookup particular initiatives to profit simply what they should comprehend. during this up-to-date 9th version, readers will locate new details on scripting for cellular units and up to date code to paintings with the most recent types of all significant browsers. Readers also will locate an improved specialise in getting their JavaScript performed fast by utilizing the near-ubiquitous jQuery library.

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jQuery Enlightenment

By Cody Lindley

JQuery Enlightenment was once written to specific, in short-order, the options necessary to intermediate and complicated jQuery improvement. Its goal is to instill in you, the reader, practices that jQuery builders take as universal wisdom. every one bankruptcy includes recommendations necessary to changing into a pro jQuery developer.

This e-book is meant for 3 forms of readers. the 1st is a person who has learn introductory books on jQuery and is seeking the following logical step. the second one form of reader is a JavaScript developer, already versed in one other library, now attempting to fast examine jQuery. The 3rd reader is myself, the writer. I crafted this e-book for use as my very own own reference aspect for jQuery options. this is often precisely the kind of publication I want each JavaScript library had on hand.

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Sams Teach Yourself Ajax, JavaScript, and PHP All in One

By Phil Ballard

In only a short while, you could the way to use Ajax, JavaScript, and personal home page to create interactive interfaces in your net functions by means of combining those strong applied sciences.

 

No past Ajax programming event is needed. utilizing a simple, step by step procedure, every one lesson during this booklet builds at the prior ones, allowing you to benefit the necessities of Ajax programming with JavaScript, Hypertext Preprocessor, and similar applied sciences from the floor up.

 

Regardless of even if you run Linux, home windows, or Mac OS X, the enclosed CD features a whole Ajax programming starter equipment that offers you the entire programming instruments, reference info, JavaScript libraries, and server software program you must organize a sturdy atmosphere for studying, trying out, and production.

 

Learn how you can…

  • Build larger, extra interactive interfaces on your internet purposes
  • Make JavaScript, HTML, XML, and personal home page interact to create Ajax results
  • Compile an Ajax program
  • Create and eat internet providers with cleaning soap and leisure
  • Avoid universal mistakes and troubleshoot courses
  • Use renowned Ajax libraries to hurry up and increase universal programming tasks

 

On the CD

  • XAMPP for home windows, Mac OS X, and Linux—an easy-to-install package deal to establish a Hypertext Preprocessor- and MySQL-enabled Apache server in your machine
  • The jEdit programming editor for home windows, Mac, and Linux
  • Prototype, Scriptaculous, Rico, and XOAD—popular JavaScript libraries for developing Ajax purposes and results
  • A entire Ajax, HTML, XML, and personal home page instructional reference library in searchable PDF structure
  • Source code for the examples within the book

 

Phil Ballard is a software program engineering advisor and developer focusing on web site and intranet layout and improvement for a world portfolio of consumers. He has an honors measure from the collage of Leeds, England, and has labored for a number of years in advertisement and managerial roles within the excessive expertise sector.

 

Michael Moncur is a contract webmaster and writer. He runs a community of web sites and has written numerous bestselling books approximately internet improvement, networking, certification courses, and databases.

 

Category: Web Development

Covers: Ajax, JavaScript and PHP

User Level: Beginning–Intermediate 

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CoffeeScript Application Development

What JavaScript consumer would not are looking to have the ability to dramatically decrease software improvement time? This ebook will educate you the fresh, stylish CoffeeScript language and enable you construct wonderful applications.

Overview

  • Learn the fine details of the CoffeeScript language, and know the way the transformation occurs at the back of the scenes
  • Use useful examples to place your new talents to paintings in the direction of development a sensible internet software, written completely in CoffeeScript
  • Understand the language strategies from brief, easy-to-understand examples which might be practised through using them on your ongoing project

In Detail

JavaScript is changing into one of many key languages in net improvement. it truly is now extra vital than ever throughout a turning out to be checklist of structures. CoffeeScript places the thrill again into JavaScript programming with based syntax and strong features.

CoffeeScript program improvement provides you with an in-depth examine the CoffeeScript language, all whereas construction a operating internet program. alongside the best way, you will see all of the nice gains CoffeeScript has to provide, and tips on how to use them to house genuine difficulties like sprawling codebases, incomplete information, and asynchronous net requests.

Through the process this ebook you are going to study the CoffeeScript syntax and spot it validated with uncomplicated examples. As you move, you will placed your new abilities into perform via development an internet software, piece via piece. you are going to begin with typical language good points equivalent to loops, features, and string manipulation. Then, we’ll delve into complex positive aspects like sessions and inheritance. research complex idioms to house universal occurrences like exterior net requests, and hone your process for improvement projects like debugging and refactoring.

CoffeeScript software improvement will train you not just how one can write CoffeeScript, but additionally tips on how to construct sturdy purposes that run easily and are a excitement to maintain.

What you are going to examine from this book

  • Write CoffeeScript in every single place, and bring together it to JavaScript that may run anywhere
  • Discover options to control a classy codebase and ever-changing requirements
  • Drop the semicolons with CoffeeScript's fresh, strong syntax
  • Build for loops, if statements, and services with no all of the additional keystrokes
  • Keep your code fresh and arranged with sessions and inheritance
  • Use complex CoffeeScript idioms to accommodate the wishes of a starting to be application
  • Debug successfully with resource maps
  • Integrate CoffeeScript into your undertaking seamlessly with Rails, Brunch, and different net frameworks
  • Utilize CoffeeScript for server-side software program with Node.js

Approach

CoffeeScript software improvement is a realistic, hands-on consultant with step by step directions. keep on with the sleek and straightforward instructional strategy, overlaying examples that construct in complexity. via the ultimate bankruptcy you can be puzzling over why you did not try out CoffeeScript sooner.

Who this booklet is written for

If you're a JavaScript developer who desires to retailer time and upload strength on your code, then this is often the booklet that can assist you do it. With minimum fuss you'll examine a complete new language with the intention to decrease your software improvement time from weeks to days.

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Mastering Ext JS

By Loiane Groner

during this ebook you are going to learn how to increase a whole program with ExtJS. increase your latest talents and get a greater grab of the JavaScript framework to create complex web functions.

Overview

  • construct an program with Ext JS from scratch
  • study specialist suggestions and tips to make your net functions glance beautiful
  • Create expert monitors equivalent to login, menus, grids, tree, kinds, and charts.

In Detail

Ext JS four is a JavaScript framework that gives you with the assets to construct multi-browser, high-performance, and wealthy web applications.

learning Ext JS is a realistic, hands-on advisor that would train you ways to enhance a whole program with Ext JS. You’ll start via studying tips on how to create the project’s constitution and login monitor prior to gaining knowledge of complex point gains equivalent to dynamic menus and master-detail grids, sooner than eventually getting ready the applying for production.

getting to know Ext JS may also help you to make use of Ext JS to its complete power and should allow you to create an entire Ext JS program from the scratch, in addition to explaining the right way to create a WordPress theme.

you are going to how one can create person and team safety, master-detail grids and types, charts, timber, and the way to export facts to excel together with PDF and photographs, regularly targeting top practices.

additionally, you will the best way to customise issues and the way to arrange the appliance to be prepared for deployment upon of entirety. every one bankruptcy of the e-book is concentrated on one activity and is helping you realize and grasp somebody point of the application.

by means of the top of the ebook, you could have discovered every thing you want to recognize to really grasp Ext JS and to begin development complex applications.

What you are going to research from this book

  • increase a content material administration module
  • deal with the data at the server facet, heading off the necessity for JSON documents
  • Create a WordPress topic
  • increase a consumer e mail, teams, and protection module
  • Build the appliance for production
  • try an Ext JS application
  • Reuse code to construct an analogous program as a cellular app

Approach

Written as a pragmatic step by step instructional, studying Ext JS is filled with attractive examples that can assist you study in a pragmatic context.

Who this booklet is written for

Mastering Ext JS is for builders who're acquainted with utilizing Ext JS and wish to take their talents to the subsequent point by way of gaining knowledge of Ext JS and developing even larger internet applications.

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Google Apps Script: Web Application Development Essentials

By James Ferreira

the right way to create dynamic net functions with Google Apps Script and take complete benefit of your Google-hosted prone. in case you have uncomplicated coding talents and a few JavaScript adventure, this sensible publication exhibits you ways Apps Script works, and gives step by step counsel for construction purposes you should use correct away.

Apps Script is convenient for automating Google Apps projects, however it additionally serves as a whole program platform. With this e-book, you’ll methods to construct, shop, run, and percentage data-driven net apps correct on Google force. You’ll have entry to accomplish code and dealing examples that convey you ways every thing suits together.

  • Build an interactive internet App Ui that runs on so much internet and cellular browsers
  • Create a pattern product catalog that monitors customized facts from a spreadsheet
  • Develop an program to generate net kinds from templates
  • Use Apps Script to construct an easy web-based database application
  • Design a rfile workflow builder that clients can fast customize
  • Create a Google shape that allows you to decide upon and ship e mail responses
  • Debug your code and retain music of script difficulties after deployment

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    Mastering Ext JS

    By Loiane Groner

    during this booklet you are going to learn how to increase an entire software with ExtJS. improve your latest talents and get a greater seize of the JavaScript framework to create complex web purposes.

    Overview

    • construct an program with Ext JS from scratch
    • examine professional information and tips to make your internet purposes glance attractive
    • Create specialist displays equivalent to login, menus, grids, tree, kinds, and charts.

    In Detail

    Ext JS four is a JavaScript framework that gives you with the assets to construct multi-browser, high-performance, and wealthy web applications.

    learning Ext JS is a realistic, hands-on consultant that may train you ways to advance a whole software with Ext JS. You’ll commence through studying tips on how to create the project’s constitution and login display earlier than gaining knowledge of complicated point beneficial properties similar to dynamic menus and master-detail grids, earlier than eventually getting ready the appliance for production.

    gaining knowledge of Ext JS may help you to make use of Ext JS to its complete strength and should provide help to create a whole Ext JS program from the scratch, in addition to explaining how one can create a WordPress theme.

    you are going to methods to create consumer and team protection, master-detail grids and varieties, charts, bushes, and the way to export info to excel together with PDF and pictures, continuously targeting top practices.

    additionally, you will how you can customise subject matters and the way to arrange the applying to be prepared for deployment upon finishing touch. every one bankruptcy of the e-book is concentrated on one job and is helping you realize and grasp someone point of the application.

    through the top of the publication, you've gotten realized every thing you want to comprehend to really grasp Ext JS and to begin development complex applications.

    What you'll study from this book

    • strengthen a content material administration module
    • deal with the knowledge at the server part, heading off the necessity for JSON records
    • Create a WordPress subject
    • advance a shopper electronic mail, teams, and safeguard module
    • Build the applying for production
    • attempt an Ext JS application
    • Reuse code to construct a similar software as a cellular app

    Approach

    Written as a realistic step by step instructional, learning Ext JS is filled with enticing examples that will help you research in a pragmatic context.

    Who this booklet is written for

    Mastering Ext JS is for builders who're acquainted with utilizing Ext JS and need to take their abilities to the following point via getting to know Ext JS and developing even higher net applications.

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    Data Structures and Algorithms with JavaScript

    By Michael McMillan

    As an skilled JavaScript developer relocating to server-side programming, you want to enforce vintage facts buildings and algorithms linked to traditional object-oriented languages like C# and Java. This useful advisor indicates you the way to paintings hands-on with a number of garage mechanisms—including associated lists, stacks, queues, and graphs—within the limitations of the JavaScript environment.

    Determine which information buildings and algorithms are wonderful for the issues you’re attempting to remedy, and comprehend the tradeoffs whilst utilizing them in a JavaScript application. an summary of the JavaScript beneficial properties used in the course of the publication can also be included.

    This publication covers:

    • Arrays and lists: the most typical information structures
    • Stacks and queues: extra complicated list-like information structures
    • Linked lists: how they conquer the shortcomings of arrays
    • Dictionaries: storing info as key-value pairs
    • Hashing: sturdy for fast insertion and retrieval
    • Sets: worthy for storing special parts that seem merely once
    • Binary Trees: storing info in a hierarchical manner
    • Graphs and graph algorithms: excellent for modeling networks
    • Algorithms: together with those who assist you kind or seek data
    • Advanced algorithms: dynamic programming and grasping algorithms

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    High Performance JavaScript (Build Faster Web Application Interfaces)

    By Nicholas C. Zakas

    If you are like such a lot builders, you count seriously on JavaScript to construct interactive and quick-responding net purposes. the matter is that every one of these strains of JavaScript code can decelerate your apps. This e-book unearths innovations and methods that will help you do away with functionality bottlenecks in the course of improvement. you are going to easy methods to enhance execution time, downloading, interplay with the DOM, web page existence cycle, and more.

    Yahoo! frontend engineer Nicholas C. Zakas and 5 different JavaScript experts—Ross Harmes, Julien Lecomte, Steven Levithan, Stoyan Stefanov, and Matt Sweeney—demonstrate optimum how one can load code onto a web page, and provide programming find out how to aid your JavaScript run as successfully and quick as attainable. you will examine the easiest practices to construct and install your records to a creation setting, and instruments which could assist you locate difficulties as soon as your website is going live.

    • Identify challenge code and use swifter choices to complete an identical task
    • Improve scripts by means of studying how JavaScript shops and accesses data
    • Implement JavaScript code in order that it does not decelerate interplay with the DOM
    • Use optimization options to enhance runtime performance
    • Learn how one can make sure the UI is responsive in any respect times
    • Achieve quicker client-server communication
    • Use a construct method to minify documents, and HTTP compression to bring them to the browser

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    Instant jqGrid

    By Gabriel Manricks

    Learn how you can use the strong jqGrid library to control your facts from the frontend

    Overview

    • Learn whatever new immediately! a quick, quick, centred advisor offering speedy results
    • Create grids simply to suit your data
    • Customize facts to suit your clients’ needs
    • Implement persisting adjustments to the again end
    • Search and filter out via your datasets efficiently

    In Detail

    jqGrid is a JS library equipped with the foundations of energy and suppleness, and it totally embraces the open resource group. It makes no preconceptions on the way you may still use it, and it offers the chance to exhibit and manage your information from front finish itself, thereby gaining independence from server-side expertise and a database again end.

    Instant jqGrid invitations you into the area of percentages supplied via jqGrid. ranging from the main humble of setups, we flow directly to including controls, captions, and lines, turning an easy desk point right into a dwelling part in your page.

    Instant jqGrid introduces you to the giant library of concepts jqGrid has to supply. you'll commence from scratch and development in the course of the commonest eventualities. you'll find out how to take info and never purely exhibit it, yet manage it from front finish itself. you are going to disguise subject matters reminiscent of validation and persisting adjustments to the again finish, and you may extra expand your setup with distinctive services and occasions. through the top of speedy jqGrid, you are going to understand how loads of it really works, yet extra importantly, you'll be aware of the place to discover the stuff you need.

    What you are going to study from this book

    • Create and customise grids
    • Format information for humans
    • Add controls to the grid
    • Validate info at the entrance end
    • Manipulate facts with custom-made forms
    • Search and filter out huge datasets
    • Use specific features and occasions to increase the functionality

    Approach

    Get to grips with a brand new expertise, comprehend what it's and what it may well do for you, after which get to paintings with crucial good points and initiatives. A step by step, useful Starter ebook, immediate jqGrid embraces you once you take your first steps, and introduces you to the content material in an easy-to-follow order.

    Who this ebook is written for

    This ebook is geared toward those who have a few wisdom of HTML and JavaScript. wisdom of personal home page and SQL might additionally end up to be priceless. No previous wisdom of jqGrid is expected.

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