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jQuery for Designers : Beginner's Guide - Second Edition by Natalie MacLees

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Time for action – building a slideshow with Cycle2

Follow these steps to build your first Cycle2 slideshow:

  1. We'll get started by creating a basic HTML document and associated files and folders just like we did in Chapter 1, Designer, Meet jQuery. In the body of the HTML document, we'll create a container <div> and then wrap the markup for each slide in a <div>:
    <div class="cycle-slideshow">
      <div class="slide">
        <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agua_Azul">
          <img src="images/AguaAzul.jpg">
        </a>
      </div>
      <div class="slide">
        <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burney_Falls">
          <img src="images/BurneyFalls.jpg">
        </a>
      </div>
      ...
    </div>

    Notice that we've used a class cycle-slideshow on the container <div> and then a class slide on the <div> elements that ...

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