Ajax is one of the areas where jQuery really shines, so you'll find out how to make Ajax calls to a web service and get data onto a page without waiting for slow ASP.NET postbacks every time. And no book on jQuery would be complete without jQuery Mobile: the popular mobile web framework that gets you writing sites that work across all the major mobile platforms.
What you'll learn
Select DOM elements using powerful jQuery selectors
Use jQuery with ASP.NET server controls, ASP.NET MVC form fields and other DOM elements
Manipulate and traverse the DOM tree and add jQuery effects to ASP.NET web pages
Make Ajax calls and pass JSON data to Web Services, Web Methods, WCF services, controller action methods, HTTP handlers and Web APIs
Understand code reuse by creating and using jQuery plugins
Get introduced to jQuery UI and jQuery mobile and use them in ASP.NET Web Forms and MVC applications
Who this book is for
This book is for novice to intermediate developers who want to improve and enhance their ASP.NET Web Forms and ASP.NET MVC projects with client-side scripting.