Chapter 1. Designer, Meet jQuery
You might have heard quite a lot about jQuery over the past couple of years — it's quickly become one of the most popular code packages in use on the Web today. And you might have wondered what all the fuss was about.
In this chapter, we will cover:
- What jQuery is and why it's ideal for designers
- Progressive enhancement and graceful degradation
- Downloading jQuery
- Your first jQuery script
What is jQuery?