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Mastering jQuery by Alex Libby

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Implementing best practices

Imagine the scenario – we've written our code and checked it to ensure that all files are minimized where possible, and that we've not included lots of redundant code. At this point, some might think that we're ready to release the code and put our efforts out for public consumption, right?

Wrong! It would be remiss to release code at this stage, without reviewing our code for both speed and efficiency. Larry Page, cofounder and CEO of Google, put it perfectly, when he stated that :

 

"As a product manager you should know that speed is product feature number one."

 
 --Larry Page, co-founder and CEO of Google

Speed is absolutely king! We've gone some way towards satisfying Larry's comment, but we can do more. So far, we've ...

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