DOM Scripting: Web Design with JavaScript and the Document Object Model

With this moment version of the preferred DOM Scripting: website design with JavaScript and the rfile item Model comes a latest revision to replace top practices and guidance. It comprises complete insurance of HTML5 in a brand new, devoted bankruptcy, and info on JavaScript libraries and the way they could support your scripting.

The booklet presents every thing you will need to begin utilizing JavaScript and the rfile item version to reinforce your web content with client-side dynamic results and user-controlled animation. It exhibits how JavaScript, HTML5, and Cascading type Sheets (CSS) interact to create usable, standards-compliant net designs. we will additionally hide cross-browser compatibility with DOM scripts and the way to ensure they degrade gracefully while JavaScript is not available.

DOM Scripting: website design with JavaScript and the rfile item version focuses on JavaScript for including dynamic results and manipulating web page constitution at the fly utilizing the record item version. you are going to commence with a crash direction in JavaScript and the DOM, then circulate directly to a number of real-world examples that you're going to construct from scratch, together with dynamic photograph galleries and dynamic menus. you will additionally methods to control online page types utilizing the CSS DOM, and create markup at the fly.

which will create web content which are attractive, dynamic, available, and standards-compliant, this is often the e-book for you!

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Beginning iOS Application Development with HTML and JavaScript

By Richard Wagner

This e-book covers a number of the facets of constructing web-based purposes for iOS. over the last 4 years, the iPhone and iPad were amazingly winning. due to this luck, program builders are coming into a global of subtle, multifunctional cellular purposes. Now cellular web-based purposes can compile internet apps, local apps, multimedia video and audio, and the cellular equipment itself. through the use of this booklet you are going to how one can create a cellular program from commencing to finish, using open resource frameworks to hurry up improvement occasions, emulate the feel and appear of integrated Apple functions, catch finger contact interactions, and optimize purposes for wireless and instant networks. The e-book introduces you to the net program platform for iOS. It additionally publications you thru the method of creating new functions from scratch in addition to migrating latest internet purposes to this new cellular platform. via doing this, the ebook is helping readers layout a consumer interface that's optimized for iOS touch-screen monitors and combine their purposes with iPhone prone, together with mobilephone, Mail, Google Maps, and GPS. This booklet is aimed toward starting and intermediate net builders who are looking to the right way to construct new functions for iOS or migrate latest internet apps to this platform. often, you can find it precious when you've got a operating wisdom of those applied sciences: * HTML/XHTML * CSS * JavaScript * Ajax while you are much less skilled operating with those applied sciences, the early chapters of the ebook can assist you. bankruptcy 1 introduces iOS improvement utilizing net applied sciences by way of exploring the Safari net improvement platform. bankruptcy 2 makes a speciality of operating with middle applied sciences. bankruptcy three explains the rfile item version. bankruptcy four publications you thru writing your first iOS app. bankruptcy five covers easy methods to make an present web site appropriate with cellular types of Safari and the way to optimize the location to be used as an online software. bankruptcy 6 supplies an outline of the foremost layout strategies and rules that would be used while constructing a usable interface at the iPhone and iPod contact. bankruptcy 7 seems at how you can layout UI's for the iPad and describes how they vary from the iPhone designs. bankruptcy eight discusses styling with CSS in addition to discussing Safari-specific kinds which are invaluable whilst constructing net apps for iOS. bankruptcy nine proves a code-level examine constructing an iPhone and iPad internet program interface. bankruptcy 10 is ready dealing with contact interactions and occasions in addition to the best way to trap JavaScript occasions. bankruptcy eleven is ready lighting tricks and animation established off of the Safari canvas. bankruptcy 12 discusses how an internet program can combine with middle prone together with cell, Mail, Google Maps, and GPS. bankruptcy thirteen explains how one can use little used net applied sciences (bookmarklets and URLS) to help constrained offline aid. bankruptcy 14 dives into the complex thoughts that go together with the cellular model of Safari that helps canvas drawing and portray. bankruptcy 15 covers how one can use HTML five offline to create neighborhood net apps that do not want a stay server connection. bankruptcy sixteen highlights the main open resource iPhone app frameworks and indicates you the way to be effective with each one of them. bankruptcy 17 offers with the difficulty of functionality of web-based purposes and what suggestions you are able to do to lessen constraints whereas maximizing bandwidth and app execution functionality. bankruptcy 18 discusses a number of tools of debugging Safari internet purposes. bankruptcy 19 walks you thru all the steps you want to sign up for the Apple Developer application and acquire priceless credentials for publishing to the App shop. bankruptcy 20 explores migration concepts and exhibits you ways to take your internet app and wrap it within a local iOS shell. bankruptcy 21 wraps up the e-book by way of displaying you the way to take your app and publish it to the App shop for public distribution. Richard Wagner is the Lead Product Architect of Mobile/Web at Maark, LLC. prior to that he used to be the pinnacle of engineering for the internet scripting corporation Nombas and vice president of Product improvement for NetObjects the place he was once the executive architect of a CNET award-winning JavaScript instrument named NetObjects ScriptBuilder. Richard is an skilled internet dressmaker and developer, in addition to the writer of numerous Web-related books at the applied sciences of the iOS platform.

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Node: Up and Running: Scalable Server-Side Code with JavaScript

By Tom Hughes-Croucher, Mike Wilson

This booklet introduces you to Node, the recent internet improvement framework written in JavaScript. you will research hands-on how Node makes lifestyles more straightforward for skilled JavaScript builders: not just are you able to paintings at the entrance finish and again lead to a similar language, you will even have extra flexibility in identifying easy methods to divide program common sense among patron and server.

Written by way of a center contributor to the framework, Node: Up and Running indicates you the way Node scales as much as aid huge numbers of simultaneous connections throughout a number of servers, and scales all the way down to allow you to create speedy one-off purposes with minimum infrastructure. equipped at the V8 JavaScript engine that runs Google Chrome, Node is already successful the hearts and minds of many businesses, together with Google and Yahoo! This e-book indicates you why.

  • Understand Node's event-loop structure, non-blocking I/O, and event-driven programming
  • Discover how Node helps quite a few database and information garage tools
  • Learn most sensible practices for writing easy-to-maintain code for Node
  • Get concrete examples of the way to exploit many of the Node APIs in practice
  • Take benefit of the book’s entire API reference

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jQuery: A Beginner's Guide

By John Pollock

Essential Skills--Made Easy!

Learn the basics of jQuery programming very quickly. jQuery: A Beginner's Guide begins with the basics--from together with the library in an HTML record to aspect choice, occasion dealing with, and CSS variety manipulation. subsequent, it truly is directly to JavaScript and the DOM, animation and results, the development item, and shape validation. The publication then delves into AJAX and plugins and covers extra complex strategies reminiscent of debugging and unit trying out. start with jQuery instantaneously utilizing this fast paced tutorial!

Designed for simple Learning

  • Key abilities & ideas -- Chapter-opening lists of particular talents lined within the bankruptcy
  • Ask the professional -- Q&A sections jam-packed with bonus info and worthy guidance
  • Try This -- Hands-on workouts that help you practice your abilities
  • Notes -- additional details with regards to the subject being lined
  • Tips -- worthwhile reminders or trade methods of doing issues
  • Cautions -- error and pitfalls to prevent
  • Annotated Syntax -- instance code with statement that describes the programming recommendations being illustrated
  • Self checks -- Chapter-ending quizzes to enhance your skills

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jQuery and JavaScript Phrasebook (Developer's Library)

By Brad Dayley

JQuery and JavaScript Phrasebook brings jointly a hundred+ immediately beneficial code snippets and idioms for acting a large spectrum of universal internet program projects. This hands-on consultant will get immediately to the essence of what’s beneficial in jQuery and JavaScript, and what you must recognize to construct new internet recommendations or migrate latest websites to jQuery. jQuery & J avaScript Phrasebook offers rigorously demonstrated, versatile, adaptable code — all geared up for fast search for and straightforward use. insurance levels from the fundamentals to complicated jQuery features, together with jQueryUI widgets and cellular improvement. insurance comprises: fundamentals, together with picking out and manipulating HTML parts with jQuery Selector Dynamically manipulating CSS values dealing with browser and DOM occasions appearing validation Server communique leisure, Hypertext Preprocessor, MySQL, AJAX, and JSON/XML information Positioning web content components and making them interactive utilizing animation and different lighting tricks

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Foundation Website Creation with HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript

By Tom Barker

Foundation site construction with HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript indicates the whole strategy of construction an internet site. This approach consists of even more than simply technical wisdom, and this publication provides all the knowledge you have to to appreciate the suggestions in the back of designing and constructing for the internet, in addition to the simplest capability to carry specialist effects established on best practices.

in fact, there's way more to construction a winning site than understanding a bit Hypertext Markup Language (HTML). the method starts off lengthy ahead of any coding happens, and this e-book introduces you to the agile improvement strategy, explaining why this technique makes a lot feel for internet tasks and the way most sensible to enforce it. We additionally confirm you are brand new through the use of the most recent HTML5 features. Planning is essential, so you will additionally discover ways to use strategies reminiscent of brainstorming, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes to get your undertaking off to the very best begin and aid ascertain gentle development because it develops.

An realizing of right, semantic markup is key for any internet expert; this booklet explains how HTML5 will be used to constitution content material in order that the markup adheres to present internet criteria. you will find out about the wide variety of HTML5 parts to be had to you, and you can learn the way and whilst to exploit them via development instance websites.

with no inventive use of Cascading type Sheets (CSS), web pages might all glance mostly an identical. CSS allows you to set your site except the remaining, whereas keeping the integrity of your markup. we are going to show off the recent good points of CSS3 and the way you should use them. You'll learn the way CSS3 works and the way to use types in your pages, permitting you to achieve your layout rules within the browser.

JavaScript can be utilized to make your web site more straightforward and extra fascinating to take advantage of. This e-book presents details on applicable makes use of of this expertise and introduces the techniques of JavaScript programming. you are going to additionally see how JavaScript works as a part of the much-hyped procedure Ajax, and in flip, the place Ajax matches into the broader internet 2.0 photo.

whereas an internet site is being equipped, it has to be demonstrated throughout a number of browsers and structures to make sure that the positioning works for all clients, despite skill or incapacity, and this e-book explains how top to accomplish those projects. Then, it discusses the method of launching and preserving the positioning for you to proceed to paintings for all its clients all through its existence cycle.

Foundation web site construction with HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript concludes through overlaying server-side applied sciences, appearing as a advisor to the several concepts on hand. With insights from popular specialists resembling Jason Fried of 37signals, Daniel Burka of Digg and Pownce, and Chris Messina of Citizen Agency, starting place site production with CSS, XHTML, and JavaScript provides useful details appropriate to each net project―regardless of measurement, scope, or budget.

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JavaScript by Example (2nd Edition)

By Ellie Quigley

The World’s least difficult Java Script Tutorial–Fully Updated!


JavaScript by way of instance, moment Edition, is the best, such a lot hands-on option to study JavaScript. mythical programming teacher Ellie Quigley has completely up-to-date her vintage e-book to convey the abilities and data today’s JavaScript clients desire most–including up to the moment insurance of JavaScript programming constructs, CSS, Ajax, JSON, and the newest JavaScript libraries and top practices.


Quigley illuminates each approach with centred, classroom-tested code examples, distinct line-by-line motives, and actual application output. This particularly transparent, easy-to-understand e-book takes you out of your first script to complex ideas. It’s the one JavaScript publication you’ll ever need!


New during this Edition


  • End-of-chapter learn instruments, together with classroom-tested labs
  • Programming the DOM
  • More Cascading sort Sheets
  • Introduction to Ajax and JSON
  • Explanation of ways to increase interactive net functions with dynamic, desktop-style interfaces
  • Programmers’ education for HTML 5’s leap forward capabilities 

This version has been thoroughly up-to-date and contains many new and entirely rewritten code examples; comprises absolutely revised and up to date insurance of Cascading sort Sheets (CSS) and the rfile item version (DOM); and completely covers glossy JavaScript ideas, rules, and programming concepts.


Thousands of internet builders, directors, and tool clients have depended on JavaScript through instance to turn into professional JavaScript programmers. With this new version, you could, too–even if you’re thoroughly new to JavaScript. After you’ve turn into knowledgeable, you’ll flip to this booklet regularly because the top resource for reliable solutions, recommendations, and code.

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Building Single-page Web Apps with Meteor

Build real-time apps at lightning pace utilizing the main robust full-stack JavaScript framework

About This Book

  • Create an entire internet web publication from frontend to backend that makes use of in basic terms JavaScript
  • Understand how internet 2.0 is made by way of robust browser-based applications
  • Step-by-step educational that would express you ways quickly, advanced net functions will be built

Who This ebook Is For

If you're a net developer with easy wisdom of JavaScript and need to tackle internet 2.0, construct real-time functions, or just are looking to write an entire program utilizing basically JavaScript and HTML/CSS, this can be the booklet for you.

This publication relies on Meteor 1.0.

What you are going to Learn

  • Create reactive templates that replace themselves while facts changes
  • Use database queries at the consumer and the server to retrieve, type, and control datasets
  • Understand info synchronization utilizing a publication/subscription version and make API calls something of the past
  • Discover how one can safe your information movement at the server facet to maintain personal info secret
  • Add routing to a single-page program and make it seem like a true website
  • Build your personal complex reactive items and make every thing rerun for those who want
  • Make your individual Meteor programs and the best way to lead them to public
  • Unit try out your programs and Meteor applications

In Detail

Meteor is the easiest JavaScript platform on the internet for you to construct real-time internet functions fast and simply and in natural JavaScript. It comes with a whole construct approach that looks after every thing, from improvement to creation, without having for configuration. This publication takes you from the set up of Meteor to development a completely operating internet weblog (including backend) to create and edit posts.

You will commence with the elemental techniques and folder constitution of a Meteor venture, studying how Meteor templates paintings. retrieve and ship information to the server and manage the database content material. Routing will later make your instance app glance and behave like a true site. subsequent, you will get to grips with Meteor's reactivity idea that can rerun services while facts adjustments when you are development your individual reactive item, and package deal it later for drop-in use. After your app is prepared, the e-book keeps with methods of deploying your app on sorts of servers. eventually, we'll look at trying out programs and the applying itself.

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Learning PHP, MySQL & JavaScript: With jQuery, CSS & HTML5 (Learning Php, Mysql, Javascript, Css & Html5)

By Robin Nixon

The absolutely revised, up to date and prolonged 4th variation of the highly well known internet improvement publication - comprises CSS, HTML5, jQuery and the mysqli extension.

Build interactive, data-driven web content with the effective blend of open-source applied sciences and net criteria, whether you simply have easy HTML wisdom. With this well known hands-on advisor, you will take on dynamic internet programming with assistance from modern center applied sciences: Hypertext Preprocessor, MySQL, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS, and HTML5.
Explore every one expertise individually, use them jointly, and choose up beneficial net programming practices alongside the best way. on the finish of the ebook, you will placed every thing jointly to construct an absolutely practical social networking web site, utilizing XAMPP or any improvement stack of your choice.

  • Learn Hypertext Preprocessor in-depth, in addition to the fundamentals of object-oriented programming
  • Explore MySQL, from database constitution to advanced queries
  • Use the mysqli Extension, PHP's more desirable MySQL interface
  • Create dynamic Hypertext Preprocessor web content that tailor themselves to the user
  • Manage cookies and periods, and continue a excessive point of security
  • Master the JavaScript language--and increase it with jQuery
  • Use Ajax demands heritage browser/server communication
  • Acquire CSS2 & CSS3 abilities for professionally styling your internet pages
  • Implement the entire new HTML5 positive aspects, together with geolocation, audio, video, and the canvas

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JavaScript Cookbook

Problem fixing with JavaScript is lots trickier now that its use has increased significantly in measurement, scope, and complexity. This cookbook has your again, with recipes for universal initiatives around the JavaScript global, no matter if you’re operating within the browser, the server, or a cellular surroundings. each one recipe contains reusable code and sensible recommendation for tackling JavaScript items, Node, Ajax, JSON, info patience, graphical and media functions, complicated frameworks, modular JavaScript, APIs, and lots of comparable technologies.

Aimed at those who have a few adventure with JavaScript, the 1st half covers conventional makes use of of JavaScript, besides new rules and more desirable performance. the second one half dives into the server, cellular improvement, and a plethora of modern instruments. You’ll shop time—and research extra approximately JavaScript within the process.

Topics include:

Classic JavaScript:

  • Arrays, features, and the JavaScript Object
  • Accessing the consumer interface
  • Testing and accessibility
  • Creating and utilizing JavaScript libraries
  • Client-server conversation with Ajax
  • Rich, interactive net effects

JavaScript, All Blown Up:

  • New ECMAScript normal objects
  • Using Node at the server
  • Modularizing and handling JavaScript
  • Complex JavaScript frameworks
  • Advanced client-server communications
  • Visualizations and client-server graphics
  • Mobile software development

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