If you tell me, I’ll soon forget. If you show me, I’ll remember forever.
In the spirit of the quote that opens this chapter, I believe that a simple demonstration is one of the best ways to introduce a new technology. So I’m opening this book by providing a tutorial that will use the Dojo Toolkit to enhance a basic HTML form. This chapter introduces the tutorial, which continues through Chapter 5, “Processing Forms with Dojo,” and comprises Part I, “A Dojo Tutorial.”
Imagine that you are a web developer (which is probably not a stretch if you are reading this book) and you are being encouraged to add some Ajax features to a site you’re working on. Maybe the ...