100+ Practical jQuery Recipes for Solving Your Real-World Web and Mobile Development Challenges!
jQuery makes it easier than ever for developers to build exceptionally robust, cross-platform websites and mobile apps. jQuery, jQuery UI, and jQuery Mobile: Recipes and Examples is a practical “cookbook,” packed with realistic, easy-to-use solutions for making the most of jQuery Core, jQuery UI, plugins, and jQuery Mobile.
This guide brings together more than one hundred self-contained, downloadable examples, each with an in-depth explanation of how the code works and how to adapt it for your own needs. Pioneering web/mobile developers Adriaan de Jonge and Phil Dutson present examples you can apply immediately in virtually any web or mobile app, and with any server-side platform, including PHP, .NET, Java, Ruby, Node.js, or Python. This extremely useful guide will help you
Test browser support and provide for graceful degradation
Fine-tune DOM element selection and manipulate your site’s DOM structure
Master the newest techniques for event handling and binding
Communicate with web servers: AJAX, page errors, redirects, XML, and more
Use advanced UI widgets, from accordions and autocomplete to sliders and tabs
Build mobile-optimized sites with the jQuery Mobile library
Write and smoothly incorporate new plugins
Integrate powerful third-party plugins, such as the Twitter Bootstrap framework
Covers jQuery 1.6.4 and 1.7, with Tips for 1.8