jQuery Fundamentals LiveLessons covers the core jQuery library. This library gives you an easy to use solution that will enhance the functionality and use of your website. Each lesson in this video focuses on a particular portion of the jQuery library, and by the end viewers should be proficient in using jQuery, as well as writing their own plugins. Viewers will learn how to set up a development environment, including a web server, in both Windows and OSX; use a selector and refine the elements selected; move around the Document Object Model (DOM) tree to selected elements; manipulate the DOM; change attributes and styles; utilize Event handling; add animations and effects; load data remotely through various Ajax calls and actions; and finally, how to use jQuery plugins and how to create their own.
About the Author:
Phil Dutson is the lead front-end developer for ICON Health and Fitness. He has worked on projects and solutions for NordicTrack, ProForm, Freemotion, Sears, Costco, Sam’s Club, and others. He was an original team member of the iFit project that integrated Google Maps into personalized workout creation and playback. Phil co-founded and currently manages “The E-Com DevBlog”, a development blog focused on web development and solutions. To learn more visit http://dev.tonic1394.com. Phil is the author of 3 books: jQuery, JQuery UI, and jQuery Mobile; Sams Teach Yourself jQuery Mobile in 24 hours; and Creating QR and Tag Codes.