Chapter 1. Our first single page application

This chapter covers
  • Defining single page web applications
  • Comparing the most popular single page application platforms—Java, Flash, and Javascript
  • Writing our first JavaScript single page application
  • Inspecting the application using Chrome Developer Tools
  • Exploring the user benefits of single page applications

This book is intended for web developers, architects, and product managers with at least a smattering of JavaScript, HTML, and CSS experience. If you’ve never even dabbled in web development, this book is not for you, although you’re welcome to buy it anyway (go ahead, daddy needs a new car). Many books are available that do a great job teaching beginner website development ...

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