8. Advanced User Interfaces

Now that you are familiar with the basics of Visualforce, this chapter introduces features that enable you to build richer, more interactive user interfaces. The features are divided into the following sections.

Asynchronous Actions: Visualforce has built-in, cross-browser support for Ajax behavior, without requiring you to write JavaScript code or integrate with JavaScript libraries.

Modular Visualforce: Visualforce has a number of features to enable you to write modular pages. You can embed static content, build pages that include other pages, define page templates, and create your own library of custom Visualforce components.

Extending Visualforce: Since Visualforce pages are standard HTML, CSS, and JavaScript ...

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