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Instant jQuery UI Starter by Jesse Boyer

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Quick start – JavaScript refresher and our first widget

In this section we are going to get up to speed with a simple JavaScript and jQuery refresher. Then we will create a basic UI slider widget that manipulates text. This will be an easy warm up to using widgets. The goal of this chapter is to teach you how easy it is to handle the DOM elements and customize countless options. You'll also realize there is a pattern to use with every other widget customization.

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