Instant jQuery Boilerplate for Plugins

Get started with jQuery plugin development with this rapid-paced guide

Instant jQuery Boilerplate for Plugins

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Jonathan Fielding

Get started with jQuery plugin development with this rapid-paced guide
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ISBN 139781849519700
Paperback82 pages

Book Description

jQuery plugins helps you to extend jQuery’s prototype object. jQuery plugins are used to achieve a specific task with a collection of elements, they are modular and reusable across several projects.

Instant jQuery Boilerplate for Plugins is a hands on guide to writing your own plugins. The recipes in this book will guide you through the steps of plug-in development.

Each recipe is a short tutorial within itself that will help you explore different options available within jQuery by providing a clear explanation on what jQuery Boilerplate has to offer. By the end of the book, you will have learned how to write a plugin and will be ready to start writing plugins of your own.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Instant jQuery Boilerplate for Plugins
Getting started with jQuery plugins (Simple)
Getting started with your first plugin (Simple)
Creating a simple JSON reader (Simple)
jQuery Hover panels with jQuery Boilerplate (Simple)
Writing a carousel with jQuery Boilerplate (Intermediate)
AJAX bookshelves with jQuery Boilerplate (Advanced)
Writing a validation plugin using jQuery Boilerplate (Intermediate)

What You Will Learn

  • How to structure your first plugin
  • How to use YQL to write a plugin that is able to read from the Twitter API
  • How to write your very own carousel
  • How to write your own jQuery Validation plugin
  • How to test your plug-in with QUnit
  • How to make your plugins flexible and reusable

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Instant jQuery Boilerplate for Plugins
Getting started with jQuery plugins (Simple)
Getting started with your first plugin (Simple)
Creating a simple JSON reader (Simple)
jQuery Hover panels with jQuery Boilerplate (Simple)
Writing a carousel with jQuery Boilerplate (Intermediate)
AJAX bookshelves with jQuery Boilerplate (Advanced)
Writing a validation plugin using jQuery Boilerplate (Intermediate)

Book Details

ISBN 139781849519700
Paperback82 pages
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