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10. More jQuery Plug-ins

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You ended the last chapter with a pretty awesome accordion plug-in that you built based on the initial accordion code you wrote in Chapter 5. In this chapter, you will take your TVmaze API work from Chapter 8 and turn it into a plug-in. You’ll do this by making a slightly different type of plug-in, one that exists directly on the jQuery object. This means instead of calling it on a set, as you did previously:


you call it directly:

$.somePlugin(); ...

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