In This Chapter
Understanding the jQuery library
Working with the Google CDN
Performing standard programming tasks with jQuery
Creating event handlers using jQuery
The reason that jQuery appears in this chapter is that it’s one of the most used libraries for Web applications. In addition, you can use it without cost. That makes jQuery a good first choice for libraries. The first section of this chapter describes jQuery in further detail.
Previous examples in the book load jQuery directly from the jQuery site, which is a great idea if you ...