ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook

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Learn
  • Learn to use jQuery's formidable power with ASP.NET controls
  • Implement impressive animations using client script
  • Explore interesting graphic applications using the Image control
  • Interface jQuery with the GridView control
  • Develop feature-rich and responsive AJAX-enabled ASP.NET applications
  • Use Firebug to work with AJAX request / response dialogs
  • Post AJAX requests to page methods, web services, and HTTP Handlers
  • Use various jQuery plugins to enhance your web applications
  • Build simple and effective applications using client templating
  • Develop rich web content using client scripting
About

jQuery is a powerful, lightweight JavaScript library that simplifies various web development tasks. With the integration of jQuery with Visual Studio 2010, it has become increasingly popular for ASP.NET developers to use jQuery's awesome power in their applications. Combining jQuery and ASP.NET creates applications that are anything but lightweight. Using this Cookbook you will become adept at using this library in your ASP.NET web applications.

This cookbook shares the most powerful, impressive, and just plain handy jQuery secrets for ASP.NET developers. From substitute server-side code to corresponding client script, it shows ASP.NET developers how to get the most from jQuery in a simple, effective, and easy manner.

The cookbook takes a pragmatic approach in applying the jQuery library to ASP.NET applications. It will help you to master the use of jQuery with ASP.NET by taking you step-by-step through hands-on, practical recipes. With its help, you can learn to manipulate various ASP.NET controls like TextBox, CheckBoxList, DropDownList, BulletedList, Hyperlink, Image, and GridView as well as custom user controls. The book teaches client validation techniques thus providing a substitute for the server-side Validation Control. It explores various graphic and animation effects that can be accomplished very easily with the library to give a better interactive experience to the end user. It explores AJAX in depth and describes the use of Firebug to view / troubleshoot the corresponding request / response dialog. You will also learn to develop rich content using client scripting.

Features
  • Tips and tricks for interfacing the jQuery library with ASP.NET controls
  • Boost ASP.NET applications with the power of jQuery
  • Use a problem-solution based approach with hands-on examples for ASP.NET developers
  • Step-by-step guide with plenty of code snippets and screen images
  • Simple, effective, and easy-to-follow recipes
Page Count 308
Course Length 9 hours 14 minutes
ISBN 9781849690461
Date Of Publication 25 Apr 2011

Authors

Sonal Aneel Allana

Sonal Aneel Allana works as a sessional lecturer at the Singapore campus of the University of Newcastle and the University of Hertfordshire. Her teaching areas include degree level courses in e-learning, intelligent systems, robotics, operating systems, and programming in C/C++, .NET, Java, and Android. She is keenly interested in JavaScript frameworks, such as Bootstrap, Node.js, and AngularJS. She has worked in the IT industry for over 10 years in various positions, such as an application developer, project leader, and trainer. She holds a master's degree in computing from the National University of Singapore and a bachelor's degree in computer engineering from the University of Mumbai. She is certified in security technology and computational neuroscience. She is also the author of the first edition of ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook.