Extending jQuery teaches you to build custom extensions to the jQuery library. It covers all the extension points within jQuery and provides guidelines and techniques on how to make use of them. You'll not only discover how to write plugins, but how to design them for maximum reuse. You'll also learn how to write new widgets and effects for jQuery UI. Along the way, you'll explore extensions in key areas including Ajax, events, animation, and validation.
About the Technology
About the Book
Extending jQuery teaches you to build custom extensions to the jQuery library. In it, you'll discover how to write plugins and how to design them for maximum reuse. You'll also learn to write new widgets and effects for the jQuery UI. Along the way, you'll explore extensions in key areas including Ajax, events, animation, and validation.
- Create jQuery UI widgets and effects
- Make extensions available for distribution and reuse
- Build your own libraries
About the Reader
About the Author
Keith Wood has developed over 20 jQuery plugins including the original Datepicker, World Calendar, Countdown, and SVG.
Delves into just about every facet of extending jQuery’s functionality.
- Dave Methvin, President jQuery Foundation
A must-read for all serious web developers.
- Ecil Teodoro, IBM
Finally, a complete resource on the extension of jQuery and its framework.
- Daniele Midi, Whitelemon Design Studio
A well-written and technically excellent guide.
- Brady Kelly, Erisia Web Development
Table of contents
- Brief Table of Contents
- Table of Contents
- About this Book
- About the Cover Illustration
- Part 1. Simple extensions
- Part 2. Plugins and functions
- Part 3. Extending jQuery UI
- Part 4. Other extensions
- Appendix. Regular expressions
- List of Figures
- List of Tables
- List of Listings
- Title: Extending jQuery
- Release date: August 2013
- Publisher(s): Manning Publications
- ISBN: 9781617291036
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