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Visualforce Developer's Guide by W.A.Chamil Madusanka

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The Visualforce architecture

Visualforce is a markup language similar to HTML. Visualforce pages run on the Force.com platform and it can integrate with standard web development technologies such as JavaScript, jQuery, and styling by CSS. It allows us to build more rich and animated UIs. Each page can be identified by a unique page name. Therefore a Visualforce page has a unique URL for accessing the page. A developer can create a Visualforce page by entering the page name in the address bar, as shown in the following screenshot:

The Visualforce architecture

Create a Visualforce page from a URL

After creating the page, we can access the page by using the same URL. The Visualforce ...

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